Hours: 37.5 hours per week, 42 weeks per year
Here at Seashell Trust we provide care and education for children and young people (up to 25 years old) with severe, profound and complex learning difficulties and disabilities, sensory impairment and communication disorders and autism.
We are recruiting for a talented SEN Teacher to join our team at Royal College on our Autism curriculum.The post-holder will be responsible for a group of students both pastorally and educationally and be a line manager for a group of Learning Support Assistants.
This is a permanent opportunity with full time hours.
- Teaching experience with LLDD/SEN
- Teaching experience with students who have sensory impairment, autism and/or communication difficulties
- Teaching experience with students who have severe and/or complex learning difficulties
- Experience of differentiating the Curriculum
- Multi-disciplinary working experience
- Teaching degree or post graduate certificate (Qualified Teacher Status QTS or Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills QTLS) or willingness to achieve
- Specialist SEN/LLDD qualification
Skills and Knowledge
- Flexible working strategies
- Ability to advise on teaching and learning styles
- Self-motivated and confident
- Individual learning plans
- Behaviour management strategies
- Issues of confidentiality
- Working with and support staff
- People management
- Issues of access for students with complex learning needs
- Recent legislation and national developments
- Knowledge and skills relating to information and communication technology
- Participation in Self-Assessment Process
- Good organisational / time management skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills
Please see the attached job description for full details.
Life assurance, annual performance linked pay increases, employee assistance programme, on site counselling, doggy day-care/grooming, on site gym, on site yoga and boot-camp, monthly street food vendors onsite, cycle scheme, long service awards, employee engagement forum, free parking and a beautiful campus with fantastic facilities all onsite!
We offer good career development opportunities with performance related pay to progress your salary depending on qualifications, training and experience.
About Seashell Trust
Seashell Trust runs an Outstanding (Ofsted) special School, and a specialist College together with 17 on-site residential homes for children and young people with complex learning disabilities, physical disabilities and multisensory impairments.
We provide an excellent care environment that is safeguarded and committed to promoting learning, respect and independence, as well as dignity for all of our students. As part of our safer recruitment policy, successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check (no cost) and full references will be taken.
We value our employees and recognise the need to recruit, retain and develop highly skilled and committed talent who share our vision and values!
We value diversity and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria on the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.
This charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Seashell may close the role early should we receive a high volume of applications.