English Teacher - SEMH School
We are currently looking to recruit a passionate and experienced English Teacher to join our client's team in East London. They are a thriving school rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted. The school provides education for boys and girls aged between 7 and 17 years who have social, emotional and behavioural problems. This is an exciting opportunity to join their provision and play a key role in the development and learning of our students. The English Teacher will become part of a team that specialises in delivering a curriculum designed to meet individual needs and give their students the best possible educational outcomes.
The school are part of a Limited Group, which is an independent provider of SEMH day and residential schools as well as children's homes across England. They look for people who have the creativity and enthusiasm needed to deliver the best outcomes for the children and young people they support. The school offer staff a comprehensive induction programme and ongoing training to ensure everyone is provided with the best possible start to their employment. The group as whole welcome and nurture staff through the organisation's training provision and seek staff and leaders who are motivated and focused in their delivery of the best education and care support. They have vacancies across England for management, teaching, care, support, administration and ancillary roles within this rapidly developing organisation.
Students benefit from their unique, bespoke creative curriculum with strategic support from multidisciplinary teams of therapists, and we are looking for the next member to join their teaching team to enhance the learning experience.
Main Roles and Responsibilities:
- Plan, deliver and assess outstanding teaching and learning using proven methods and approaches that enable SEN / SEMH young people to learn
- Be a class tutor, ensuring pastoral needs are met and establishing excellent relationships with parents and carers
- Engage and motivate pupils
- Inspire trust and confidence in pupils, colleagues, parents and other professionals
- Build team commitment with colleagues and in the classroom
- Promote the wider aspirations and values of the school
- Engage in whole school activities as required by the Headteacher
- Plan and lead children in off-site enrichment activities
- Ensure you uphold all safeguarding procedures, including engaging in annual safeguarding training, including induction training
The main responsibility of this post is to provide high quality teaching and learning for an allocated class within the school.
Person Specification (Essential)
- Successful class teaching experience.
- Experience of working with children with SEN, SEMH or ASC
- A commitment to ongoing professional development.
- An excellent knowledge of the specialist curriculum area and how it may be effectively taught.
In return for your hard work and commitment to the role, the school will offer:
- Competitive salary
- Company Pension Scheme
- The opportunity to join a supportive and well established team
- The support to progress in your career