Job Title: Specialist Advisory Teachers for Specific Learning Difficulties 0-25
Location: North Herts and Stevenage - St Albans and Dacorum
Salary Range: MPS/UPS plus SEN 1 pa (pro rata for part-time)
Hours: 0.6 FTE hours per week
Contract: Permanent x 2
We currently have an opportunity for enthusiastic, experienced and qualified teachers looking for a new challenge. This is a specialist teaching role and the Level 5 and 7 (SpLD) qualifications are essential. Candidates must have L5 SpLD qualification at appointment and there will be an expectation to gain the L7 qualification on appointment to the role for candidates who do not already have it.
You are invited to apply to join our friendly, supportive team of specialist advisory teachers for specific learning difficulties, working successfully throughout Hertfordshire to support children and young people, their families and educational settings with addressing significant reading, spelling, writing and number difficulties. You will have extensive experience of supporting pupils with difficulties in acquiring core skills. A full driving license is essential.
You will have recent experience supporting children in schools or currently work in an advisory service. You also need a thorough knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice, with excellent interpersonal skills, work well within a team and be able to work to deadlines.
A key function of ISL SEND Specialist Advice and Support (SEND SAS) is to ensure that the educational and developmental progress of children and young people (0-25), with a range of SEND, is met in line with the Hertfordshire Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Strategy and HCC strategic objectives.
We can offer you a friendly, supportive working environment, a full induction and ongoing professional development in this role. We provide services to the general public, customers and service users; therefore you will be able to communicate fluently in the English language both verbally and in writing.
Candidates are warmly invited to contact Lynne Williams (Lead practitioner SPLD) with any questions about the role prior to application Lynne.Williams@hertfordshire.gov.uk Tel 01992 -588161
Closing Date: 18th January 2021
Interview Date: w/c 28th January 2021