SEN Teacher

Wandsworth, London
Date Posted:28 Apr 2020
  1. SEN Teacher
£130 - £200 per day + negotiable
  1. Long-term

SEN Teacher

Wandsworth, London
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Tradewind are currently recruiting for an outstanding SEN teacher for a very popular SEN school in Wandsworth. The role is a full-time teaching position with responsibility for teaching SEN pupils. The post is to start ASAP working until the end of the academic year.

This position is best suited to teachers who have experience working with Autism (ASC) and additional complex learning difficulties. All students in the school will have an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP). As a SEN teacher, you should be able to adapt your lessons and subject material to suit each student's ability.

The SEN Teacher would:

· Work with a class of 10 pupils

· Teach pupils with complex needs and Autism (ASC)

· Be supported by 3 full-time teaching assistants in class

· Use proactive de-escalation techniques and follow individual therapy plans

· Be responsible for ensuring all students achieve their highest potential

· Tailor the learning environment and subject material to suit individual needs

· Work closely with senior leadership and your team of support staff

The ideal candidate for this SEN Teacher role will:

· Hold Qualified Teacher Status

· Be a qualified teacher, comfortable teaching both at functional skills and foundation level.

· Be experienced in, or comfortable working in an environment with students with autism, with a variety of special needs, who present challenging behaviour.

The School:

Based in Wandsworth, this Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' school caters for pupils with a wide range of SEN but mainly focusing on ASC pupils. This lovely SEN school is interviewing experienced SEN teachers looking for their next long-term opportunity.

The school is in the centre of Wandsworth and is easily accessible by public transport, with multiple bus routes, rail and Overground stations located nearby.

The school grounds are compact but do contain a superb playground for SEN pupils, sensory garden and break out spaces for staff, there is also a small garden for horticulture. The premises feel warm and welcoming, with students' artwork and photos of school events on display.

As a SEN teacher, you will have access to a supportive and committed team of teachers who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations plus:

· The school is well resourced to support SEN pupils with a sensory room, break-out spaces and a nurture room

· The school provides various training sessions throughout the year to ensure you are fully supported and trained in a variety of SEN techniques

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay

* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor

* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!

* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success

* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement

* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability

* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a SEN Teacher in Wandsworth. Or for more information about the role, contact Alex on 0207 845 5450 opt 3 or

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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