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MLD Teacher

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Job description


  • Excellent opportunity in a caring and well-managed school.
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • CPD courses available; TeamTeach. Autism Awareness and NASEN training.

We are currently recruiting for a 'Specialist Primary School' for children (Aged between 3-11 years) with moderate, severe and complex learning difficulties. Most pupils have a degree of Moderate or Severe Learning Difficulties (MLD/SLD) some pupils also have Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

Ideal candidates will have extensive experience working with Autism and challenging behaviour as the school have a high demand for staff both on a short term and long term basis.

We are looking for candidates with the following skills:

•Extensive experience supporting children on the Autistic spectrum, including those with challenging behaviour and communication difficulties.

•Training and/or experience using Makaton, PECS and other forms of communication aids for students with impaired communication.

•Ability to work on your own and as part of a team.

•Confidence to liaise with multi-disciplinary teams including school staff, parents, Speech and Language Therapists and Occupational Therapists.

•Some experience working with KS1 and KS2.

•Additional qualifications in Team Teach, Autism, Manual Handling etc are desirable but NOT essential.

For additional information, please contact Luke McDonald on OR 0115 8456405 as soon as possible.
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