Location : Kidderminster, Worcester
Salary : £25,869 - £35,000
The Compass Community School Vicarage Park is an innovative new provider for 8-18-year-old pupils with Special Educational Needs located in Stottesdon. We are a small special school, which provides a personalised education for up to 12 pupils with severe complexity of needs, primarily learning disabilities but also associated health or physical disabilities, and other behaviours which challenge. We strive to deliver a holistic education experience which helps children develop personal qualities, which are valued in British society such as thoughtfulness, honesty, respect for difference, moral principles, independence, and self-respect.
We are currently seeking to recruit a Qualified SEN Teacher to join our team of professionals. It all starts with you!
About the role
As our SEN Teacher your role will be to provide high quality, challenging and personalised educational activities and sensory experiences through the teaching of a broad and balanced curriculum to a small classroom of ASD and LD students, aged 8-18, to enable them to achieve their full potential in all areas of learning. To facilitate this, you’ll be expected to support the Head Teacher and Deputy Head Teacher 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 our Unqualified Teachers, Higher-Level Teaching Assistants and 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.
The successful candidate will have: