SEN Teacher

Lewisham, London
Date Posted: 14 Jun 2024
  1. SEN Teacher
  1. Long-term (Temporary)

SEN Teacher

Lewisham, London
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We are currently seeking a talented and enthusiastic SEN Teacher to join our team in Lewisham. As an SEN Teacher, you will be responsible for providing high-quality education and support to students with a range of special educational needs, ensuring they reach their full potential academically, socially, and emotionally.


  • Plan, prepare, and deliver engaging lessons tailored to the individual needs of students with SEN.
  • Create a positive and inclusive learning environment that promotes the personal, social, and academic development of all students.
  • Use a variety of teaching strategies and resources to accommodate different learning styles and abilities.
  • Assess and monitor student's progress, identifying areas for improvement and implementing appropriate interventions.
  • Collaborate with other teachers, teaching assistants, and support staff to develop individualised education plans (IEPs) and ensure consistent support for students.
  • Work closely with parents/carers, providing regular feedback on student's progress and addressing any concerns or queries.
  • Maintain accurate records and reports on student's achievements, attendance, and behaviour.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in SEN teaching and implement effective teaching practices.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.
  • Experience working with students with SEN in a primary and/or secondary specialist school setting.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of various special educational needs, including but not limited to autism spectrum disorders, learning disabilities, and speech and language difficulties.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction and adapt teaching strategies to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with students with SEN.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work effectively in a dynamic educational environment.

We offer a supportive and collaborative working environment, excellent professional development opportunities, and a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you are interested in this position. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Join our team and make a real difference in the lives of students with special educational needs. Apply now and embark on a rewarding and fulfilling career as an SEN Teacher in Lewisham.

Note: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds and abilities.

If this sounds like something that could suit you, give me a call for more details on 0207 845 5450 (Option 3) or email me on

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