KS2 SEN Teacher

Teacher or Senior Leader - Wandsworth, South West London

Ref: 1140Tuesday 13 February 2024

up to £900 PAYE pw

Role: KS2 SEN Teacher

Location: London Borough of Wandsworth, South West London

Salary: up to £900 PAYE pw

Are you passionate about SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities)?

Do you have teaching experience or personal interest in teaching young people with Autism/ASC and associated learning disabilities?

Are you looking for a rewarding role to make positive impacts in our children’s life?


We are working in partnership with a prestigious and friendly SEN school located in the London Borough of Wandsworth. The school is looking for a qualified and creative KS2 SEN Teacher to join their supportive and dedicated team. This is a full-time permanent role and to start as early as possible or in September.


  • KS2 SEN Teacher
  • Full-time class teaching role in a SEN school setting
  • London Borough of Wandsworth
  • Teaching young people aged between 16 and 19 with Autism/ASC, Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and complex needs
  • Planning and teaching well-structured lessons to assigned classes
  • Using a wide range of specialist teaching strategies including well-structured teaching, PECS, Attention Autism and Intensive Interaction
  • Providing a creative and fun learning environment
  • Promoting pupil’s progress and achievements
  • Promoting pupils’ safety and well-being
  • Making a positive impact on children and young people’s lives!

Ideal KS2 SEN Teacher Candidate:

  • Must hold QTS or QTLS
  • Ideally has teaching experience in a SEN school
  • Must have experience teaching children and young people with special needs, particularly with Autism/ASC
  • Have knowledge of the National Curriculum and how to apply to teaching in a SEN school setting
  • A positive, proactive and patient individual who has a can-do attitude and is willing to learn
  • A team player and has great communication skills
  • Being able to build up good working relationships with pupils and staff

Main Responsibilities as KS2 SEN Teacher:

  • Teaching children with Autism/ASC, complex needs and Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD)
  • Planning, preparing and delivering learning activities as well as monitoring and assessing children’s achievement and progress
  • Demonstrating excellent interpersonal skills and creativity
  • Being committed to the development and delivery of high-quality relationships with pupils, their families and local communities
  • Identifying the pupils’ needs and interests and incorporating life skills with vocational training
  • Providing work experience in the local communities to promote the pupils’ independence and self-confidence
  • Encouraging children to reach their potential and promoting safeguarding and social well-being

Some students are non-verbal with a wide range of complex learning difficulties. Being able to use PECS and utilising different teaching methods are essential. The school will provide extensive training and CPD for their staff members.


KS2 SEN Teacher | SEN Job | Wandsworth, South West London | ASAP 

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