Teacher (Communication and Interaction)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 21/10/2018 22:59
MPS/UPS Scale Plus SEN 1 / 2 depending on qualifications and experience
Hours per week:
32.44 hours per week
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
Post Number:
Closing date:
21 Oct
Further Information

3 x 32.44 hours per week

Required from January 2019, three suitably qualified teachers with experience of working with children and young people with Communication and Interaction Needs (Autism) aged 0-25 years. You will be working as part of SENTASS, a team of teachers and learning support assistants with specialisms in a range of special educational needs working across mainstream schools and settings in Newcastle.

The post provides an exciting opportunity to work as part of a newly created team of specialist teachers for Communication and Interaction Needs.

The post involves working into a range of mainstream schools and settings across Newcastle. We are looking for applicants with enthusiasm, flexibility and initiative to provide specialist advice and support to staff in relation to children and young people with significant communication and interaction needs (autism and/or speech, language and communication needs). Effective communication with parents/carers will also be an integral part of the role.

We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is working in regulated activity. If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have had any criminal convictions, a check of police information and we will check the barred list(s). It is a criminal offence for a barred individual to apply for a job in regulated activity.

Interviews will take place from Friday 26 October 2018.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.