English Teacher needed in Reading - Interviewing now

23547.00 - 39331.00 GBP Annual + GBP23547 - GBP39331/annum
14 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Prospero Teaching is looking for an English Teacher for a specialist high functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder provision school in Reading, Berkshire, to start in September 2017. The successful teacher must have a passion for their subject, and while experience with Autism Spectrum Disorder students is not essential, enthusiasm and drive to promote the best progress (academically, socially and emotionally) for these students is a must.

About the school:

* Caters for children with high functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder and Asperger Syndrome
* Students aged 5 - 16 - the successful teacher will be teaching Key Stage 3 and 4
* Small class sizes - maximum of 8 students per class
* Culture of high aspirations - focus on ensuring all students reach their full potential
* Pupils are developed not only academically, but socially and emotionally, and leave the school with excellent life skills
* Large focus on individualised provision for each student
* Excellent and structured career progression is on offer to the right teacher

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right teacher to get involved in this "Outstanding" school, and gain valuable, unique and insightful experience which the teacher will carry throughout their career.

Experience with Autism Spectrum Disorder is not essential, and teachers from mainstream backgrounds are encouraged to apply, provided the passion for the subject and education of these students is there. The successful teacher must have:

* Qualified Teacher Status
* High levels of motivation
* A passion for teaching English Language and Literature - you must love your subject
* A genuine desire and drive to work with Autism Spectrum Disorder students - this is essential
* Enthusiasm
* Ability and willingness to contribute to the ethos of the school
* An optimistic outlook and the skills to encourage students to achieve their highest potential, not only academically but socially and emotionally
* Willingness to partake in appropriate accredited Continued Professional Development training


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Here at Prospero Teaching we work with only the most exceptional teachers from around the world. Giving teachers from the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, The Netherlands and Belgium international opportunities to prosper in their teaching career. Our attitude is to focus on making a real impact to education and the teaching profession, learning opportunities through recruitment, linking classrooms, and training teachers overseas. In addition, if teaching from overseas we can help you out with your bank account, accommodation and aftercare as well as continued professional development