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SEN KS2 Teacher

Job Description

Are you ready to make a meaningful difference in children's and young people's lives?

We are seeking a passionate and committed teacher with expertise in SEMH/SEN to join a fantastic school in North Hertfordshire. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional skills in supporting students with challenging behaviours, SLCN and SEN while prioritising their mental health needs and creating a secure learning environment.

We are looking for individuals who are confident in teaching various subjects to small groups of students. Building trusting relationships with individuals who may have experienced childhood trauma is crucial. Understanding the underlying reasons for a child's behaviour and devising personalised support plans are essential qualities we seek in our ideal candidate.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop individualised EHCPs and Behaviour Support Plans
  • Create and deliver lessons that cater to the diverse abilities within the class
  • Ensure the safety of all students by strictly adhering to child protection and safeguarding measures in line with school and national policies
  • Prepare and assess student work to facilitate positive development
  • Collaborate with other professionals, such as education welfare officers and educational psychologists
  • Establish and implement criteria for evaluating the academic and emotional progress of students with SEMh needs

Essential requirements:

  • QTS
  • Demonstrated success in teaching and motivating young people with challenging behaviours and SEMH
  • Proficiency in communication methods to support SEMH and SLCN in children and young people
  • Thorough understanding of the SEN code of practice
  • Strong dedication to enhancing the lives of young people, regardless of their backgrounds and experiences

We encourage you to apply if you are passionate about making a positive impact and possess the necessary qualifications and experience.