Head of English SEN role

PK Education
Leicestershire, UK
31 May 2019
18 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of English SEN :

PK Education have been asked for offer the chance to teach in an environment where the emphasis is on excellent classroom practice with groups of up to 6 pupils and relationships are the key to success. Therefore we need hardworking, child centred staff who are resilient and willing to go the extra mile. In return the school we represent offer significant investment in your professional development, a supportive staff group and opportunities for progression for ambitious staff. With a focus more on high quality classroom teaching and innovation and less on paperwork.

The successful candidate will deliver English across the upper school (KS3/4) and may be required to teach an additional subject depending on timetable, suitability and qualifications. They would also be expected to contribute to the wider school curriculum - for example offsite trips and outdoor education.

We want to hear from people with drive and a willingness to go the extra mile to improve the lives of the young people in our care. Strong inter-personal skills, team working and a sense of humour are also vital.

Interviews will be held at the beginning of May. Visits are encouraged and can be arranged through PK Education.

The following is Essential for a succesful candidate:

Able to plan, organise and deliver learning and associated activity to meet accreditation requirements.

Able to stimulate and engage learners through the use of techniques, methods and activities, which engage, interest and motivate them to learn and achieve.

Provide differentiated resources to engage all pupils of varying lessons within a class.

Hold under performing staff to account.

Sound understanding and knowledge of a range of assessment techniques and approaches and the ability to apply such knowledge to support the learning process.

Sound knowledge and understanding of their area of subject expertise and able to develop curricula, programmes and lessons to develop this knowledge in others to specified levels.

Sound knowledge and understanding of the regulatory and statutory framework and curriculum requirements applicable to an independent special education school.

Awareness and understanding of the statutory framework governing the provision of special education and support for those with additional and special needs.

Able to lead teaching staff effectively who deliver the English curriculum, offering support and guidance throughout each topic.

Empathy and understanding of the needs of those with emotional and behavioural difficulties and an ability to manage and control challenging behaviour through de-escalation and restraint techniques.

Able to manage, organise and analyse data and information to meet regulatory and accreditation requirements.

Current driving licence.

Educated to degree level and able to demonstrate competence in teaching based on experience and/ or certification.

If you would like to find out more information about this SEN school teacher role, please apply direct with your cv below or contact your local office for more information.

PK Education is a supply teaching agency with branches across the midlands and north of England, including Leicester. PK Education is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy always.

If you are a primary teacher, secondary teacher, SEN teacher, newly qualified teacher (NQT), cover supervisor or teaching assistant looking for day to day supply work, or contract work then please contact your local office

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