SEND Departmental Support


  • £120 - £210 per day
  • Gateshead
  • Posted: 24/03/2021
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: 229144762

Job Details

SEND Department Support - Gateshead

The Education Network is currently working in partnership with a school in Gateshead in search of a qualified teacher to support the SEND department. The role is initially temporary ongoing, to commence in April 2021, however there is scope for the role to become permanent for the right candidate.

The successful applicant will support the school's SEND Manager to arrange provisions for learners with special educational needs. The post holder will also be expected to cover lessons of English and Life Skills, therefore experience of teaching either of these subjects would be advantageous. 

Requirements for the role of SEND Support:
- QTS or other UK recognised Teaching qualification.
- Proven experience of working with learners with special educational needs.
- Experience teaching English or Life Skills.
- Awareness of the resources available to learners with special educational needs.
- A degree in a relevant subject.
- Experience in the classroom.
- Have strong interpersonal skills in order to effectively communicate with staff, parents and students.
- Have excellent organisational and time management skills.

The Education Network has become first choice for secondary schools across the region for both daily and long term supply cover. We also work with our client schools on exclusive temp to permanent recruitment opportunities not advertised anywhere else.

We have developed a unique CPD programme for our teachers and support staff and you could also benefit from the ongoing training we provided to all our staff free of charge as and when the courses are released throughout the course of the academic year.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance + standards. Any appointment will be subject to stringent checks including referencing and an enhanced DBS check. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

The Education Network is taking the current Coronavirus pandemic very seriously and works to ensure that its staff, candidates and clients remain safe at work. As part of this, all interviewing is being conducted via video calling software, Hinterview. Access to a PC/laptop with audio and video capabilities or a smart phone will be required.

If you are interested in the role of SEND Departmental Support, please email michaella.cowell@ednetwork.co.uk with an up to date copy of your CV, or give us a call on 0191 2323 780 for an informal discussion about opportunities.


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