ASD Teacher - Leycroft Academy

Leycroft Academy, Gressel Lane, Birmingham, B33 9UF

ASD Teacher

MPS/UPS + 1 SEN allowance

Required from September 2022

We are looking for a highly effective creative and inspirational classroom practitioner to join Leycroft Academy, part of Forward Education Trust, a growing Multi Academy Trust established in 2017 serving special schools across the West Midland area. The successful candidate will be a highly skilled classroom teacher who is enthusiastic and motivated to help our students develop and reach their full potential.

Leycroft Academy has recently de-amalgamated having previously been part of Brays School; this new school specialises in the education of primary-aged pupils with a diagnosis on the Autistic Spectrum. The school has high standards of teaching and learning and is committed to ensuring that all pupils achieve their full potential.

The successful candidate will:
* Have previous teaching experience and skills of working with children across at least two key stages
* Have experience of working with children with complex autism and communication difficulties
* Have QTS status
* Be a team player

We can offer you:
* A commitment to support you in developing new skills through a wide range of professional development opportunities and experiences.
* The opportunity to make a huge contribution to the education and lives of children who respond very positively to high quality teaching and support.
* A friendly and inclusive working environment.

What we are looking for:
* Considerable skill as an outstanding teacher who has experience of working with children with special needs.
* Commitment to engaging and inspiring our pupils, and the ability to make a real difference to their learning and general well-being.
* Flexibility, commitment and excellent interpersonal skills.

For more information, and to request an application pack including job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays education on:
T: 07921583731

Closing date: midday on Monday 9th May 2022.
* We reserve the right to close this vacancy sooner if necessary. Candidates are encouraged to return their application as soon as possible.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role. Please note that only standard Forward Education Trust Application forms will be accepted, we will not read accompanying Curriculum Vitae (CV). Enhanced DBS clearance, Disqualification (regulations) 2009, prohibition checks and if overseas trained, Certificate of good conduct will need to be obtained if applicable prior to interview.

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Birmingham, England, UK