SEN Teacher

Apply for this jobStep by Step Education, a Supply Teaching Agency, is looking to recruit experienced SEN Teachers in the Whitehaven area.

It is essential that the right candidate holds a Teaching Qualification and has experience teaching children with severe/complex or profound learning disabilities.

SEN teaching can be challenging and varied and may involve the following:

  • Teaching either individuals or small groups of pupils within or outside the class.ø
  • Preparing lessons and resources.
  • Marking and assessing work.
  • Developing and adapting conventional teaching methods to meet the individual needs of pupils.
  • Using special equipment and facilities, such as audio visual materials and computers to stimulate interest in learning.
  • Collaborating with the colleagues to define appropriate activities for the pupils in relation to the curriculum.
  • Assessing children who have long or short-term learning difficulties and working with colleagues to identify individual pupils' special needs.
  • Liaising with other professionals, such as social workers, speech and language therapists, physiotherapists and educational psychologists.
  • Liaising closely with parents and guardians.
  • Organising learning outside the classroom in activities such as community visits, school outings or sporting events.
  • Assisting in severely disabled pupils' personal care/medical needs.
  • Administration, including updating and maintaining records on pupils' progress.
  • Attending statutory annual reviews or other related meetings, regarding students with an SEN, which may involve reviewing statements of special educational needs.

If you would like to apply for this position, then please send a CV to:helen@stepbystepeducation.co.uk

Qualified Teaching Status is essential.