Head of English - Permeant Role - January 2022 - SEMH School

Qualified Teacher - Essex, Essex

Ref: 499Tuesday 16 November 2021

Head of English - Permanent Role - January 2022 - SEMH School - Colchester - Essex

Are you an experienced English teacher looking for a new challenge or career progression?

Are you able to teach English GCSE level?

Is the opportunity to make a genuine social impact what you have been waiting for?

Are you a mainstream English Teacher looking for an opportunity to transition into a SEND school?

I am interested in speaking to qualified English Teachers in Essex who have a passion for working with vulnerable children with highly complex SEMH needs/disorders and ASD. This is a permanent position to start January 2022,

This role will allow the successful applicant to gain valuable experience within the Special Needs Sector, in order to progress their career to the next level.

Teachers from mainstream backgrounds looking to transition to SEND settings, specifically SEMH, are encouraged to apply!

All learners have an Education Health & Care Plan and are classed as ‘Social, Emotional & Mental Health’ (‘SEMH’) as their main category of need. In addition, they may have a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, Social Communication Difficulties, complex emotional and/or behavioural difficulties.
Brief overview:

  • SEMH English Lead Teacher
  • TPCD Main or Upper Pay Scale + TLR2 + SEN1
  • Location: Essex
  • SEMH school for children with a diagnosis of SEMH
  • Role to start January 2021
  • Ability to engage children with SEND is essential

Requirements for Head of English Teacher:

To work the Head Of English, you will require QTS or QTLS and have relevant experience as a Teacher in the UK. Solid experience working with highly vulnerable children, pupils at risk of exploitation, gang-related issues, violent and aggressive behaviour, substance misuse, school phobic, highly disengaged pupils, attachment and anxiety disorders is beneficial but we want to hear from ALL teachers. If you are interested in a teaching approach that is holistic and therapeutic but don’t necessarily have this experience yet, please still enquire.

Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert!

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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