Secondary Teacher, Gloucester, September Start
Axcis Education is currently recruiting for a passionate and experienced SEND Teacher to work at a specialist school in the outskirts of Gloucester working with pupils who have a variety of learning difficulties and Autism.
This role is to start in September and will be to teach a group of 10 or so pupils who all have high and low functioning Autism and a range of learning difficulties. The pupils are aged between 14 and 24 and you will have the support of a Team Leader and 6 to 7 Support Staff who will assist you to deliver high quality teaching sessions.
Duties include creating a positive and passionate environment ensuring bringing fun and happiness in to the student's daily school routine.
The school caters for young people with all levels of sight loss, multi-sensory impairment and a wide range of complex needs though their purpose built school and a specialist post 16 college. Based on the outskirts of Gloucester on a large, purpose built site with residential facilities; the school currently has a roll of 50 pupils from the ages of 5 to 25. The school has good transport links and free parking.
There is the opportunity for this role to develop into a permanent position. With a good reputation across the South West and support from a dedicated group of Trustee's, this is a fantastic opportunity for a creative and determined SEND Practitioner.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified Teacher with experience of working in a leanirng difficulties and Autism environment. You will have previously taught students within the 11 to 25 age range. Having Autism experience is not essential. It's important that the successful SEND Teacher is innovative and engaging in the classroom to ensure the best possible outcomes to learners.
Due to the complex needs of the students, you must possess an empathetic approach to the learners. You will need to be aware of boundaries. The school wants someone to join them who can add value and make a positive impact on the children's lives.
If you're looking for a supply agency that offers work in special schools and/or alternative provisions then Axcis is the recruitment agency for you. Many of our consultants are ex-teachers or support staff with SEND experience, giving Axcis unparalleled knowledge of the sector.
Axcis Education is the UK's leading supply agency of SEND Teaching Professionals.
If you are interested, then please contact Suzie Sage on 0117 4722400 and send me your full up to date CV.
If you are not interested in this role but know someone else who might be, don't forget that we offer up to £250 in shopping vouchers if you refer a friend to us and we place them in the job. For more details, contact your local Axcis office.
This is a temporary position.
Axcis is an equal opportunities employer and as such we do not discriminate based on age, gender, disability, race or any other equal opportunities criteria.
The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
As such, you will be required to provide an up to date CRB/DBS, or be prepared to allow Axcis to process one on your behalf, in addition to other mandatory compliance checks in line with the DfE guidelines (for details please see our website).
Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.
You must be suitably qualified for the position advertised and be prepared to attend a face to face interview with Axcis to demonstrate your suitability for this role.
Salary / Pay Rate will be dependent on your skills and experience.