QTS Teachers needed for ASD teaching roles

Tripod Education
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Tripod Education are looking for QTS qualified Teachers in London , to work with children and young adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, and corresponding Communication Disorders, Sensory Needs, Physical Needs, and/or Social, Emotional Mental Health Needs. We currently have a wide range of exciting long term positions available starting as soon as possible in SEN schools across all key stages.

The role will require leading, delivering and coordinating lessons and curriculum to students that have significant communication and learning difficulties. You will need to be committed to ensuring pupils make good progress and encourage pupils to reach their potential through engaging and stimulating teaching.

Your main duties will include:

* Inspiring and engaging with children or young adults;
* Assessing individual learning needs and working on a group basis;
* Assessing and reporting on individual pupils' progress;
* Liaising with parents, carers and professionals such as mainstream teachers, education welfare officers, social workers and Healthcare professionals.

The ideal teacher would have:
* An appropriate education degree with UK qualified teacher status (QTS);
* Previous teaching experience (not necessarily in an SEN setting);
* Previous use or experience of communication strategies, including PECs and/or Makaton;
* A clear and adaptable approach to teaching;
* A calm and consistent manner;
* The ability to teach students with varying needs and backgrounds;
* ID documents and have a DBS check on the update service or be willing to apply for a new one.

Strong overseas trained and newly qualified teachers will also be considered. Subject specialism is unimportant but recent experience of successful teaching in UK mainstream schools is essential along with exemplary classroom practice including excellent interpersonal and organisational skills. Experience of working with physically disabled children and young people is highly desirable but not essential.

Tripod Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of every student. Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check and references will be taken up before interview.

Tripod Education offers all Teachers:
* Excellent rates of pay
* Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
* A wide variety of different positions, both day to day and long term
* Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant
* Free CPD courses

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