SEND Secondary Teacher

Location: Telford
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Teacher | SEN Teacher
Reference: PE11230229
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Job Published: 24 days ago
As a special educational needs (SEN) teacher you'll work with children and young people who need extra support, or require an advanced programme of learning, in order to reach their full educational potential.

You may work with individuals who have physical disabilities, sensory impairments (i.e. hearing or visual), speech and language difficulties, learning difficulties such as dyslexia, conditions such as autism, social, emotional and mental health needs, or have a combination of these difficulties.

You may also work with gifted and talented individuals.

A key aspect of working in this field is identifying individual needs and being responsible for creating a safe, stimulating and supportive learning environment.

Responsibilities
As an SEN teacher, you'll need to:

teach either individuals or small groups of pupils within, or outside, the class
prepare lessons and resources
mark and assess work
develop and adapt conventional teaching methods to meet the individual needs of pupils
use special equipment and facilities, such as audiovisual materials and computers to stimulate interest in learning
use specialist skills, such as teaching Braille to pupils with visual impairments or sign language and lip reading to students who have hearing impairments
collaborate with the classroom teacher to define appropriate activities for the pupils in relation to the curriculum