• Alisdair Low

Science Teacher - SEN School, Caterham Surrey - £26,948 - £41,295 per year (M1 - UPS2 Fringe)

Position: SEN Science Teacher

Location: Caterham, Surrey

Contract: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £26,948 - £41,295 per year (M1 - UPS2 Fringe)

Hours: 40 hours per week

Closing Date: 15th May 2022

This school is part of a Group of over 20 SEN schools in the UK and is an innovative provider of education and care for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

They're currently looking for a SEN Science teacher for their Caterham Education Centre in Caterham, Surrey. The centre supports young people aged 11 – 16 who have difficulties with communication and social interaction, typically associated with Asperger’s Syndrome and Autism, and challenging behaviour.

This Centre is a 30-place secondary/post 16 learning centre for young people with ASD/SEMH, based in the heart of the community in Caterham-on-the-hill, with brand new state of the art conversion.

We are linked closely to another School in the Group and share the same Headteacher and Senior Management Team, however each site has its own Assistant Head and team of Teachers and TAs. Although the sites operate separately on the whole, students do cross between sites occasionally.

Key Duties:

  • To contribute to the delivery and development of the curriculum, having regard to the educational, physical and social needs of the students within a learning environment.

  • To work collaboratively with other members of staff as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

  • To maintain and use short, medium and long term plans in delivering the curriculum.

  • To set, monitor and review personalised targets that will optimise learning for each individual.

  • To monitor, assess, review and report on the progress and work of students to parents, team members, senior staff, examination and funding bodies through reports and identified meetings as directed and as is required through school policies and procedures.

  • To maintain knowledge through training and research where appropriate and take responsibility for own professional development.

  • To develop lesson plans analysing and self-reflecting on the outcomes.

The team at Caterham are a family, they believe in working together to achieve the best for their co-workers and students alike. Naturally passionate educators, the whole team strive to exceed expectations at every opportunity.

Skills and Qualifications

  • PGCE, QTS, or equivalent teaching qualification and evidence of in-service training

  • Relevant knowledge and experience of pupils with ASD, SEMH and PDA profile

  • Understanding of the Safeguarding principles and Child Protection procedures

  • Experience of managing a range of approaches to behaviour, including managing behaviours that challenge

Be part of a successful team and

also benefit from a generous package that includes:

  • Life assurance

  • Teachers' Pension

  • Perkbox - offering high street discounts

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Car lease scheme

  • Fully funded training and qualifications

  • Bike to work scheme

  • Free membership to our Health cash back plan - Claim back money on services such as dental, optical, physio and many more.

How to apply:

You can apply by emailing your CV to Alisdair at Integritas.

Integritas Education Recruitment Ltd is acting as an employment business for this position.

If you are successful, Integritas is required to see evidence of your Right to Work in the UK; in addition to you applying for an enhanced DBS Certificate should you not already hold a suitable certificate registered on the DBS Update Service.

The position is subject to agreement to Terms and Conditions and suitable application and reference process.

As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback.