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SEN Teacher

  • Location:

    Wandsworth, London

  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £34000 - £48000 per annum + Dependent Upon Experience/Skills

  • Contact:

    SEND Desk

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:

    29 Mar 00:00

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SEN Teacher

  • SEN Teacher of Multi-Sensory Impairment/Deafblindness
  • Teacher Pay Scale + 1 SEN point
  • Wandsworth Local Authority
  • An additional SEN point is available to applicants with the MSI Mandatory Qualification
  • Permanent Job
  • Starting September 2020 or sooner!

A fantastic SEN School in Wandsworth South West London is seeking to appoint an outstanding SEN teacher to work with deaf/blind children in their specialist state of the art Multi Sensory Impairment Centre. You will need the mandatory qualification of VI/ToD/MSI or a track record of outstanding teaching and the willingness to train. I am looking for an SEN teacher with strong experience who has the passion and commitment to contribute to a welcoming, enthusiastic and dynamic team.

The school had a recent Ofsted (2017), in which it was judged to be a good school with an outstanding Early Years provision. It was noted that "Pupils behaviour is excellent.". The students are "polite and friendly to each other and to adults", and have "very good attitudes towards learning". The MSI Centre uses the Victoria School Curriculum to plan personalised programmes for pupils. Intervenors and specialist teachers work in teams to support deafblind children and also with other agencies such as Therapies and Nursing which are based on-site.

The ideal candidate is an outstanding teachers who is:
* Committed to ensuring every child reaches their potential
* Resilient and able to demonstrate a positive caring attitude
* Able to work effectively in a team
* Highly organised and able to plan and deliver and reflect on an Outstanding lesson
* Committed to working in partnership with families and other professionals
* Possessing Sign Language skills and is willing to develop these further
* An effectively and efficient worker with good communication and interpersonal skills
* Open to change and innovation* An upbeat character who brings a sense of humour and passion to their job Benefits:
  • "Leaders who check the quality of teaching very regularly and provide training and support for staff so that they can improve their skills"(Ofsted 2017)
  • An enthusiastic dynamic and talented management and staff team
  • Excellent location and connectivity in Wandsworth - rail, underground, overground and bus links nearby
  • A highly specialist teaching and learning environment
  • Excellent opportunities for CPD
  • Staff Health and Well being programme
  • A warm positive working environment where everyone is valued
  • Competitive Pay
  • A really positive working environment where staff are genuinely valued