Position: Subject Teacher
Location: Hackney, London
Contract type: Permanent.
Hours: Full time during term time
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Closing Date: 5pm on 23rd January
Interview Date: During week commencing 28th January
Inspire! works with thousands of young people each year in Hackney and beyond, helping them to develop the skills they need to succeed in the world of work.
Our lively and fast-paced alternative provision school (Ofsted 2018 rating ‘Good’) provides education for 13 to 16 year olds from Hackney, many of whom have been excluded from mainstream school or other PRU provision, and who are school refusers. Students are taught in small classes with individually tailored curricula, and the school also works with businesses and volunteers to deliver programmes that help young people learn about and develop their motivation and skills for the world of work.
About the role:
We are seeking a motivated, organised and resourceful teacher with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, to join our team and ensure the successful academic and personal progress of our learners.
The successful candidate will provide an alternative, project-based education to help students develop socially and educationally in a compassionate, therapeutic environment.
Working closely with your colleagues, you will support the design of creative and engaging programmes of learning, as well as managing classroom behaviour effectively and ensuring an inclusive environment for all of our learners.
- Educated to degree level or equivalent and with a teaching qualification in Maths, English or Science, you will have experience of working in an EBD setting, or with students who have special educational needs
- You are highly organised, with a track record of planning and delivering a curriculum successfully, and you enjoy a varied role
- Your excellent interpersonal skills enable you to build positive relationships with young people and colleagues alike, and you’re confident teaching young people with challenging behaviours
- Above all, you’re passionate about supporting young people to develop and take an innovative and flexible approach to your work
This is a great opportunity to join a growing, dynamic organisation and provide a creative, holistic education for young people who have been excluded from mainstream schooling.
Inspire! is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Our recruitment and selection processes are in accordance with best practice in safeguarding children and young people.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
You may have experience of the following: Subject Teacher, Teacher, Lecturer, Tutor, Teaching, Higher Education, Course Leader, Course Management, SEN,EBD, etc.