My Client is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for children and young people across the UK. With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes they focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone they support. We are currently seeking a Qualified Teacher in the Leicestershire area
My client provides specialist residential and day education at their range of schools, colleges and care homes for children and young people with a range of special needs including ASD, BESD and specific learning difficulties associated with dyslexia. They are committed to providing the highest level of education and care in safe, positive environments that enable each individual to achieve his or her maximum potential.
This Day school in Leicestershire is for children aged 8 to 19 years with severe to mild autistic spectrum disorder and associated learning difficulties. Pupils may also have challenging behaviour as a result if their communication difficulties and a lack of social understanding.
My client is seeking to appoint a committed and reflective teacher, who has an understanding of how to meet the additional needs of pupils in a specialist provision, to join my client's vibrant and enthusiastic staff.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate excellent skills in planning and reporting across the curriculum for key stage 4.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with a small group of young people with autism and complex needs, supported by experienced Teaching Assistants. Additional training will be available where appropriate.
The successful candidate will:
* Share our passion for high aspiration and achievement for all
* Have excellent interpersonal skills
* Be highly organised and adaptable
* Be committed to working in partnership with parents and outside agencies
The following skills would be of benefit to the role:
A good knowledge of autism and/or experience of working with young people on the autism spectrum. Experience in teaching maths and/or science preferable.
The client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with current and past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.
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