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SLD Teacher

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SPECIALIST SLD TEACHER NEEDED! FULL-TIME! JANUARY START!

  • Excellent opportunity in a thriving school!
  • Long-term position!
  • CPD available; TeamTeach, Autism Awareness and NASEN Training.

Teaching Personnel are now recruiting for a Specialist SLD Teacher. The position is a January start on a full-time basis until easter. Ideal candidates will have extensive experience working with SLD, Autism and challenging behaviour.

We are working on behalf of a 'Specialist Primary School' in Mansfield 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 Condition (ASC). You will be teaching a class of 7 pupils between Year 3 and Year 6, with severe learning difficulties and limited communication. You will also be responsible for 3 teaching assistants.

We are looking for candidates with the following skills:

• Fully qualified teacher (with QTS).

•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 in primary settings, in-particular knowledge of EYFS.

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

For additional information, please contact Luke McDonald on luke.mcdonald@teachingpersonnel.com OR 0115 8456405 as soon as possible.
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