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SEN Teacher

  • Location:

    Camden, London

  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £140 - £185 per day + Dependent Upon Experience/Skills

  • Contact:

    SEND Desk

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Terms

  • Expiry date:

    14 Dec 00:00

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SEN Teacher

  • Camden SEN School
  • Secondary SEN Teacher - PMLD Class
  • January Start
  • 2 Term Assignment
  • Excellent Rates of Pay
  • Friendly Supportive School
  • Outstanding Ofsted report
  • Good transport links/parking
  • Long Term Job
  • Interviewing ASAP

The Job

I am currently looking for an SEN teacher who is experienced working with students with profound multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) to join a top SEN school in Camden. The school are seeking to appoint a quality SEN practitioner to join their team from January to teach a mixed Year 7/8 class for the remainder of the academic year to cover a member of staff who is going on maternity leave.

The SEN Teacher role will require leading, delivering and co-ordinating lessons and curriculum to students that have physical disabilities, cognitive and developmental difficulties. You will need to be committed to ensuring pupils make good progress and encourage pupils to reach their potential through engaging and stimulating teaching. It is important that you are a good line manager, can set targets, can plan a sensory curriculum (some children have visual impairments), write reports, liaise with parents and external agencies and communicate well with fellow staff.

Your main duties would include:

* Inspiring and engaging and developing the sensory engagement and social skills of children with profound & multiple learning difficulties.
* Assessing individual learning needs and working with experienced LSAs in class
* Assessing and reporting on individual pupils progress.
* Liaising with your head of department to ensure that all mid and long term targets and tracking data are accurate.

The School

The school is in Camden and is well served by public transport with underground links to central London only 5 minutes walk away, the school is easily accessible from all of zones 1-3. The school itself is a mixed needs site with children and young people aged between 3 and 19 all educated on the campus. The needs of the students range from severe autism through to PMLD classes like this one. Facilities are fantastic as the site has been purposed built and continuously invested in since it opened.

The Applicant

Successful candidates will need the following skills and qualifications:
  • QTS or a UK recognised teaching qualification
  • To be able to differentiate work to students depending on their need and abilities.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with other staff members.
  • The ability to use initiative and can work well under pressure.
  • PECs or Makaton trained is desirable
  • Experience teaching in an SEN school is desirable
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