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Special Needs Teacher

Bristol, Somerset
Job Type
12 Sep 2022
Five Education are looking for an experienced SEN Teacher to work in a Special School in West Bristol. This is a long-term, full-time role which could potentially become permanent for the right candidate.You may have to plan lessons and adapt them according to the needs of the students. You will be working with other staff members including SENCOs and Teaching Assistants.The students have a range of additional needs including challenging behaviour, trauma and ACES. To support these young people efficiently, you will need to be able to demonstrate a strong sense of empathy, care and resilience.Responsibilities and duties: Supporting students with their learning and development Planning and Preparation of resources and lessons Being flexible and using positive reinforcement to effectively support students in the classroom and possibly around the school Adapting lessons to meet the needs of the student Liaising with parents and caregivers including at parents' evenings Using de-escalation techniques to manage any challenging behaviourEssential Criteria: Be empathetic, kind and patient, with a passion to help others Hold QTS Have a right to work in the UK (A Valid Visa) Two recent child/vulnerable adult-based references, covering the last 2 years A relevant DBS/Police checks Access to bicycle, car or near main bus routes Able to work 8.00-4:00, 5 days per week, term time onlyWhat can Five Education offer you? One of the best supply experiences in Bristol - check out our google reviews! Free specialised, in-person training in areas such as Team Teach, Makaton, PMLD/SLD Awareness, Autism Awareness, and more. Recommend a friend bonus scheme Subsidised initial DBS cost (we pay £15, you pay £30, refunded after working 5 days) Specialist support/ mentoring while you are workingFive Education operates a PAYE payroll; this is the most transparent way to be paid with no hidden fees such as admin fees or employers NI. We are also proud to be an accredited Living Wage employer. Please note pay rate is for illustration and does include holiday pay.Vetting: Five Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of the staff we employ to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo checks including reference checks, TRA checks and will need to have a DBS; there will also be a face-to-face interview.We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates as they are currently under-represented at this level.
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  • Job Reference: 710411543-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Five Education
    Five Education
  • Location: Bristol, Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent