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SEN Teacher

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Job description

A special school in Bradford are looking to appoint a full time teacher. This role is anticipated to commence in September 2020 – providing current restrictions have been lifted by this point.  

Located on the outskirts of the city centre, the school was recently graded as ‘Good’ in a recent Ofsted inspection (Jan 2020) and currently offers learning opportunities for pupils aged 3-19 with a range of complex learning difficulties. 85% of pupils have diagnosed Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC) and/or Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN), so it is vital that you have an understanding of supporting pupils who because of their communication difficulties become anxious and struggle to engage. You will be calm and resilient and may also possess a valid Team Teach certificate or equivalent training.

Teaching Personnel are proud to celebrate over 20 years as the UK’s leading supply agency. We have established a large local and national presence – offering a diverse range of work in a variety of settings. From short term and emergency cover to long term and permanent positions, we are happy to be able to offer you flexibility to suit your lifestyle. Our CPD academy will ensure that you are kept up to date through relevant courses, including Team Teach and courses in partnership with Leeds Trinity University, which you can benefit from as a registered candidate with Teaching Personnel.

You will be familiar with some of the teaching approaches used in school such as the TEACCH principles, but others may be new to you and include: Sensory Integration, Intensive Interaction, Write Dance and Positive Play. The school have their own dedicated Speech and language therapist and new contract with an exceptional Occupational therapy team, supporting pupils’ holistic development. 

We welcome applications from experienced and Fully Qualified teachers and from Newly Qualified Teachers who may be seeking a long term career within Special Needs education.

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

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