Secondary SEN Teacher needed for Ealing

Ealing, London
Date Posted: 19 Nov 2023
  1. SEN Teacher
  1. Long-term

Secondary SEN Teacher needed for Ealing

Ealing, London
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About Us: We are a highly regarded special academy situated in Ealing. Our school caters to pupils aged 4-19 with complex learning disabilities, drawing students from West London. We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment that empowers our pupils and helps them achieve their full potential.

Job Description: We are currently seeking a dedicated and knowledgeable SEN Teacher to join our passionate team. As an SEN Teacher, you will play a vital role in delivering high-quality education to our pupils with diverse learning needs. We are specifically looking for a candidate with experience in secondary SEN..


  • Plan, prepare, and deliver engaging lessons tailored to the individual needs of pupils with severe and complex learning disabilities.
  • Utilize a range of teaching strategies and resources to promote active learning, engagement, and progress.
  • Adapt teaching methods and materials to accommodate diverse learning styles and abilities.
  • Collaborate with other members of the teaching team, support staff, and therapists to develop and implement individual education plans (IEPs) for pupils.
  • Create a nurturing and inclusive classroom environment that fosters a sense of belonging and encourages independence and self-esteem.
  • Provide ongoing assessment and feedback to track pupil progress, identifying areas for improvement and implementing appropriate interventions.
  • Effectively manage challenging behaviour using positive behaviour management strategies and de-escalation techniques.
  • Collaborate with parents, guardians, and external agencies to support pupils' holistic development and meet their individual needs.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance knowledge and skills related to SEN teaching.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Experience working with pupils with severe and complex learning disabilities, either in a secondary SEN setting or in Early Years SEN.
  • Knowledge of relevant educational frameworks, strategies, and interventions for pupils with SEN.
  • Understanding of individual education plans (IEPs) and experience in their development and implementation.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction and resources to meet the diverse needs of pupils.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with colleagues, parents, and external agencies.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting pupils with learning disabilities.
  • Resilience and the ability to adapt teaching methods to accommodate changing needs and situations.
  • Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

To join us and be successful in this role you will need to:

  • QTS or QTLS
  • Hold previous experience working within SEND
  • Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible
  • Legal right to work in the UK

Tradewind are renowned for offering top rates of pay, more CPD than any other agency, great referral bonus and termly networking & social events.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position or for more information about the role, contact Olivia Franklin on 0207 845 5450 (Option 3) /

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