Teacher of SEN 26-38K East Grinstead
Start Date: 1st September 2017
Do you have high aspirations for young individuals? Want to be a part of a supportive learning environment? Looking for a position in a "outstanding" school?
In a SEND school life is very boring and everything you do will make a huge impact on the lives of the students. Students will look up to you and be interested in you as much as you are interested in making their lives better! The school caters for children that have social, emotional and/or behavioural difficulties. This means that the young individuals are full of energy and have a sparkling nature. These students want someone that can relate to them and support them in their daily lives. Students have been placed at this school as mainstream has failed them.
Now is the opportunity to help these students interact with education. If you feel you have the skills to interact and help these students engage, do not hesitate to get in contact. The school is currently looking for a teacher that is willing to work with special needs. NQT's and Experienced Teachers will be considered. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a Steiner School and full training will be provided.
Steiner education, is based on the educational philosophy of Rudolf Steiner, the founder of anthroposophy. The emphasizes is on the role of imagination in learning, striving to integrate holistically the intellectual, practical, and artistic development of pupils. Steiner's child development is split into three major stages. the first is reflected in the schools' approach to early childhood education, which focuses on practical, hands-on activities and creative play; to primary education, which focuses on developing artistic expression and social capacities; and to secondary education, which focuses on developing critical reasoning and empathic understanding. The overarching goal is to develop free, morally responsible, and integrated individuals equipped with a high degree of social competence.
In this role as class teacher you will be:-
> Helping students with their social, emotional and behavioural needs.
> Dedicated to helping students progress academically.
> Working with students in small groups to help raise progress.
> Working as a team to support the needs of the students and the school.
> Supporting learning in across the whole curriculum.
> Using your interests and personality to engage and work with learners.
The ideal candidate may posses the following skills and capabilities:-
> Experience of working with young people.
> Be able to work with learners that have a range of learning difficulties.
> Have an understanding of the learning difficulties and associated conditions.
> Be confident to support groups of students in an alternative educational provision.
> The ability to work as an individual and as a part of the team.
> Competent literacy, numeracy and ICT skills.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.
Due to the start date of this vacancy it is important to apply or get in contact today. Contact Simon on 01293 527 416.
Randstad is the prefered partner for many schools across the Sussex and Surrey area, if this role is not for you please contact the team who will be able to assist you in finding the ideal role in education..
Randstad education has been working with SEND schools and units for the past 22 years in this area.
If this vacancy is not for you, please do not hesitate to contact the office to discuss further opportunities with Matt Godwin or Simon Strange our SEND Consultants.