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School: Secondary SEN School, near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Job: Teacher of ICT
Salary: MPS + SEN 1
Start date: January 2014
This SEN School in Buckinghamshire is a vibrant and diverse residential school for children and young people with severe learning disabilities and communication difficulties. Situated near Aylesbury, they encourage each other to achieve all they can in a safe and healthy environment.
They exist to provide children and young people aged 10-19 with a happy, secure and autism friendly environment where they can be challenged to achieve in all areas of their lives. They provide an individual approach to supporting each student, encouraging them to learn to make real choices in their lives. They keep their expectations high so that all students achieve their maximum potential.
They are looking for an innovative and dedicated ICT Teacher to teach KS3 and 4 and this job will also involve work with Post 16. The students have ASD or SLD and they have individual communication needs. The students' ability levels vary and they have Individual Education Plans. Class sizes are 6-8 students. You must be flexible and adaptable to a variety of different situations. This will include being able to cope with challenging behavior effectively, remain calm under pressure and maintain a positive approach to your role.
If you are reliable, hard working, adaptable and believe in the facilitation of independence towards children and young people with learning difficulties and you are looking for a rewarding career, we would like to hear from you.
The successful candidate:
- Has QTS
- Has specialism in ICT
- Has experience teaching pupils with ASD and/or SLD
- Knowledge of PECS, Makaton, BSL and Team-Teach would be a distinct advantage
- Is an outstanding classroom teacher
- Has excellent subject knowledge of ICT and knowledge of National Curriculum P levels
Closing date: at 12:00pm (midday) on Friday 27th September 2013
To apply and for more details, please contact Tarja Aila at Capita Education on 0800 022 3829 or email
This school welcomes applicants of all ages and offers a range of benefits.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.