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SEN Teacher

Our Hampshire SEN Branch are currently working exclusively with an outstanding provision in the Portsmouth area and we are looking for experienced SEN Teachers to join our growing team this year. The position is to work with children who have various learning difficulties and are working through specialised curriculum.

Job Description

You will be a passionate teacher to engage students in English, Maths, Drama or Science; not just to pass an exam, but to be able to complete day to day activities that involve that subject to a high standard.

Our students often require support to build trusting relationships with professionals and you will have high expectations and a belief that they can succeed. You will help raise the academic profile of The School.

Your Day-to-Day Activities will be:

  • Following the agreed syllabus, developing and updating the topics/subjects schemes of work
  • Ensuring that the teaching area is organized appropriately to provide a safe, tidy, pleasant and stimulating environment.
  • Planning and delivering an appropriate curriculum based on individual needs having due regard to pupil entitlement.
  • Being flexible in providing an appropriate teaching programme for a range of pupils.
  • Liaising with a range of agencies for example schools, Educational Psychology Service, the Locality team, as directed by the appropriate line manager.
  • Developing and maintaining positive relationships with families/carers.
  • Maintaining records on the progress of individual pupils, preparing reports, and IEP’s to participate in reviews where necessary.


Qualified Teacher Status is essential

Experience and Knowledge

  • Specialist SEN training
  • Writing and implementing effective behaviour targets for pupils
  • Current knowledge of National Curriculum in specialist subject(s)
  • Ability to communicate with a wide range of people clear strategies for working with challenging pupils
  • Ability to work constructively with pupils with complex needs

Additional Information

Salary: MPR / UPR          

Contract: Full Time, Permanent – 8 – 3:30

Teachers pay & conditions

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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