JOB DESCRIPTION

PMLD Teacher
Mile End
Temporary
Full time, term time only.
£135 - £220 per day.
Starting date: ASAP

Experience working in a PMLD setting would be desirable!

Do you have experience as a Teacher working with and supporting children in a SEND setting?
Are you driven to support a child to learn, through sensory play and exploration?
Are you passionate about making a difference?

I have the pleasure to be working with a bright, engaging and motivational secondary SEND school in the heart of Mile End, catering for pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties and complex needs. This secondary School is a purpose-built day school for pupils aged 11-19 whose educational needs cannot adequately be met in mainstream schools. This school supports 75 children all with a range of complex needs and Profound and moderate learning difficulties so you will need to be resilient and maintain a positive and engaging attitude throughout your placement.

This inspiring school are looking for a passionate, engaging and child centred Teacher to join their team until Christmas.

This SEND setting prides its self on celebrating every child, enabling them to fulfil their full potential in a safe and stimulating environment. You will be part of a staff team, dedicated to give pupils the opportunity to integrate with others in learning, social and leisure activities and support all pupils to make sense of the world with the aim to develop strong sense of self and encourage independence skills.

This role boasts fantastic benefits including:

•Working in a school that has a fantastic reputation, which prides itself in giving children that have PMLD and complex behaviours the best possible support and access to state of the art facilities.
•Cutting edge technology to support children's learning.
•Effective support from a wide range of health professionals and multi agencies.
•Working with an incredibly supportive and passionate team.
•Excellent training and career development opportunities.
•Working with a fascinating group of children all who will help you grow within your role.
•Every day is different. This is not a typical 9-5 job!

Requirements

•QTS and experience working in a SEND setting.
•Strong knowledge of complex needs and Profound and moderate learning difficulties.
•Due to the nature of role you must be resilient, and have strong behaviour management skills.
•To maintain a positive attitude and be warm and approachable at all times.
•To work from a child centred approach and put the child first.
•Excellent safeguarding knowledge and skills.
•Excellent team work skills and communication skills.
•The ability to facilitate and think on your feet.



Responsibilities:

•Individually nurture each child to make sure they are the best they can possibly be.
•Keeping the children safe whist in your care. Providing activities that will enable them to learn and progress, whilst having fun.
•Carrying out effective behaviour management in line with the school's policies.
•Follow policies and safeguarding procedures set by the school.
•Having a positive attitude and a willingness to work with the supporting staff as well as the leadership team in School.


Interested? Roles like this one will be quick to go, so don't delay any longer. Contact the office to speak to Jess on 0207 4440009 and we can go through the next steps!

Horizon is a London based education recruitment consultancy that works with Primary, Secondary and SEND Schools, Teachers and Support Staff across London and the South East. Our main goal is to enhance children's education. Our approach is both personalised and holistic, with quality and integrity at the heart of everything we do.

We can offer you:
•Full and part time work (to work with other commitments)
•Free safeguarding training
•Uplift in pay
•Assistance in obtaining an enhanced DBS check (if applicable)
•Dedicated SEN Consultant with an SEN teaching background


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.

Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

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