• Alisdair Low

SEN Teacher - Effingham, Surrey £26,948 - £41,295

Location: Effingham, Surrey

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

Hours: 40 hours per week, Term time only. This school is part of a nation wide group of SEN/SEMH schools that heavily invest in CPD for their teaching staff


Be a part of something new! Opening in early 2022, This new SEN/SEMH School is an innovative new provider for 11-16 year old pupils with Special Educational Needs. They have taken a mixed academic approach to create an environment where young people can achieve their own goals and thrive - be that with GSCEs or a vocational route.

They are currently seeking to recruit a Qualified Teacher to join the team of professionals in the rewarding task of shaping this exciting new provision, right from the very start.


The role / key duties

As Class Teacher; your role will be to provide high quality, challenging and differentiated educational activities and sensory experiences through the teaching of a broad and balanced curriculum to a small classroom of ASD and SEMH students, aged 11-16, to enable them to achieve their full potential in all areas of learning.

To facilitate this, you’ll be expected to plan and deliver lessons following the curriculum that’s tailored to each student and assist with the day to day running of the school.

Additionally you’ll supervise and provide support and guidance to Teaching Assistants and Higher Level Teaching Assistants and play a key role in their Professional Development Reviews.

Naturally, you will take responsibility for implementing school policies and practices, including those relating to safeguarding and equality of opportunity and will be expected to work in partnership with all school staff, parents, carers and other agencies in providing for the academic, spiritual, moral, social, emotional and cultural well-being of students and their families.

Like many SEN environments; your duties are likely to vary and therefore candidates will need to be flexible and be able to lend a hand whenever required.



Skills and Qualifications:

Successful candidates are likely to demonstrate:

  • Qualified Teacher status

  • Thorough working knowledge of the curriculum and how to adapt this for pupils with SEN

  • Experience of working with young people with ASD, SEMH and complex needs

  • Understanding of the Safeguarding principles and Child Protection procedures

  • Ability to create and maintain nurturing relationships with young people

  • Experience of managing a range of approaches to learning, to include the students with anxiety and ASD/SEMH.

  • Knowledge of strategies and visual teaching methods to engage reluctant learners important.

  • A flexible approach and a high level creativity

  • Experience delivering KS3-5/late primary curriculum.

What’s on offer?

  • Full training and continued support

  • Life assurance and pension

  • Health cash back plan

  • Car lease scheme

  • Bike to work scheme

  • Employee benefits (Perkbox)

  • Free parking

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. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.