SEN Teacher

Whilst we aren't actively recruiting to this position, we would welcome expressions of interest from potential candidates. You can contact Leanne Wood on 0207 801 9825 or via email at leannew@sharecommunity.org.uk

Our bank SEN teachers teach adults with learning disabilities and autism. They step in to teach our independent living, employability, digital skills and English and Maths sessions when our teachers are on annual leave or unwell. Our classes run from 10am – 4pm each day at our training centre in Clapham Junction. Work is offered on an as-needed basis, and is normally booked in advance.

Main responsibilities:

  • To teach independent living, employability, digital skills and/or English and Maths courses to adults who have a range of learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and/or ill mental health.
  • To teach a range of topics such as using iPads, using the internet safely, money handling, employability, travelling independently, relationship management, health and wellbeing, English and maths.
  • To follow the lesson plan provided.
  • To feedback at the end of the day regarding student progress.
  • To gather evidence of work that can be put in to student portfolios.
  • To work within a framework that values diversity and the individual qualities of each student.
  • To work in line with our values.

Person Specification: 

  • Experience in training or teaching , a teaching qualification would be desirable
  • Good literacy and numeracy skills 
  • The ability to motivate and support students
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to relate positively and in a non-discriminatory way to disabled people from a range of backgrounds and communities
  • Reliable, with good time management
  • Able to explain tasks and procedures clearly and simply.
  • Personal flexibility and the ability to work in a way that is adaptable and focused on the needs of each individual student.

This job is subject to two satisfactory references, evidence of qualifications, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and providing evidence of right to work in the UK. If you have a disability and would like to discuss other ways of submitting your application, please call Leanne on 0207 801 9825.

Job details
Location: 
SW11 1JL
Salary: 
£14.92 – £17.14 per hour depending on skills and experience
Contract type: 
Working hours: 
Anytime Monday – Friday, 10am – 4pm (11am start on Tuesdays)
Contact email address: 
hradmin@sharecommunity.org.uk
Contact telephone number: 
0207 801 9825