Secondary School English Teacher (SEND School)

  • Job Reference: 1382377276-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Recruiter: TeacherActive
  • Location: Guys Cliffe, Warwickshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you a passionate and resilient educator with a heart for mentoring and a commitment to nurturing the potential in every student? Our dedicated Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) School is seeking a Secondary School English Teacher to join our compassionate and dynamic team.

About Us

Our School is a vibrant SEND establishment committed to providing exceptional education and support to students with a variety of learning needs. We pride ourselves on creating an inclusive, supportive, and nurturing environment where every child can thrive. Our dedicated staff work collaboratively to inspire and empower students, ensuring they achieve their full potential.

Role and Responsibilities

As a Secondary School English Teacher, you will:

  • Develop and deliver engaging, differentiated English lessons tailored to meet the diverse needs of our students.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive classroom environment where all students feel valued and supported.
  • Employ innovative teaching strategies and resources to enhance student learning and engagement.
  • Assess and monitor student progress, providing regular feedback and support to help them achieve their individual goals.
  • Collaborate with colleagues, support staff, and parents to ensure a holistic approach to each student s education and well-being.
  • Act as a mentor and role model, guiding students in both academic and personal development.
  • Adapt teaching methods and materials to accommodate different learning styles and abilities.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development to stay current with best practices in SEND education.
Key Skills and Attributes
  • Kind-hearted and compassionate: A genuine care for the well-being and development of each student.
  • Mentoring skills: Ability to build strong, supportive relationships with students, guiding them through their educational journey.
  • Resilient and adaptable: Capable of handling challenging situations with patience and a positive attitude.
  • Excellent communication: Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to engage and inspire students.
  • Team player: Willingness to collaborate with colleagues and contribute to a supportive school community.
  • Innovative and creative: Ability to develop engaging lesson plans that cater to diverse learning needs and styles.
  • Experience in SEND education: Prior experience working in a SEND environment is highly desirable.
  • A relevant degree in English or a related field.
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.
  • Proven experience teaching English at the secondary level, preferably within a SEND setting.
  • Enhanced DBS clearance (or willingness to undergo this process).
How to Apply

If you are a dedicated and compassionate educator looking to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students with special educational needs, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and suitability for the role to (url removed) by

5th July 2024

we are a equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and students.

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

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