JOB DESCRIPTION

Early Years SEN Teacher

A Special Nursery based in Feltham for children with a range of severe and profound learning difficulties including those with an additional diagnosis of autism are seeking an SEN Teacher from September. The post is open to NQTs and Teachers with a mainstream background.

The School is an expanding school providing an exciting, innovative and personalised curriculum for all pupils across two sites. Each site is equipped with specialist support and facilities, appropriate to the age of the pupils. Classes are small and teaching staff work closely alongside support staff to meet the individual needs of our pupils

The Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team are looking to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic teacher with a real passion for, and commitment to, teaching children with complex learning needs and who has a track record for good to outstanding teaching.

To succeed in your application you must:
• Hold QTS (or equivalent qualifications to teach in the UK)
• Enjoy the challenge of working with young people within a SEN environment
• Work well within a team and be supportive to colleagues
• Have a DBS (we can support with your application)
In return you can expect:
• Smaller than average class sizes with a high level of TA support
• Support with a NQT induction year (if applicable)
• CPD opportunities
• Earn SEN points on your salary
• Add to your CV
If you feel this the right opportunity for you and you meet the above criteria, please send your CV to darsha.c.a4ljtw5jdkv7@horizonteachers.aptrack.co.uk or call 0207 444 0009 for an immediate interview and a possibility of a paid trial day and/or meeting with the school.


Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.

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SEN Nursery Teacher

£135 - £190 per day
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£9 - £12 per hour
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