Post 16 SEN Teacher

Are you passionate about SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities)?

Do you have teaching experience or personal interest in teaching young people with learning disabilities?

We are working in partnership with a friendly SEN school located in Lancaster, Lancashire. The school is looking for a qualified and creative Post 16 SEN Teacher to join their supportive and dedicated team. This is a full-time role and to start in September 2022.


  • Post 16 SEN Teacher
  • Full-time class teaching role in an SEN school setting
  • Lancaster, Lancashire-based.
  • Teaching young people aged 16+ with a range of SEND
  • Planning and teaching well-structured lessons to assigned classes
  • Providing a creative and fun learning environment
  • Promoting pupil’s progress and achievements
  • Promoting pupils’ safety and well-being
  • Making a positive impact on children and young people’s lives!

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must hold QTS or QTLS
  • Ideally has teaching experience in an SEN school
  • Must have experience teaching children and young people with special needs,
  • Have knowledge of the National Curriculum and how to apply it to teaching in an SEN school setting
  • A positive, proactive and patient individual who has a can-do attitude and is willing to learn
  • A team player and has great communication skills
  • Being able to build up good working relationships with pupils and staff

Main Responsibilities:

  • Planning, preparing and delivering learning activities as well as monitoring and demonstrating excellent interpersonal skills and creativity
  • Being committed to the development and delivery of high-quality relationships with pupils, their families and local communities
  • Identifying the pupils’ needs and interests and incorporating life skills with vocational training
  • Providing work experience in the local communities to promote the pupils’ independence and self-confidence
  • Encouraging children to reach their potential and promoting safeguarding and social well-being

What we can offer in return:

  • Competitive weekly pay (paid in accordance to where you sit on the teacher pay spine).
  • 1 to 1 contact with a specialised consultant
  • Flexible working hours to your wants and needs
  • 24/7 support and advice
  • Pension scheme

How to apply:

If you feel that this role is something you would like to be considered for, please e-mail your CV to or call the office for a chat on 01772 713819.

Alternatively, simply apply for this advert via our website and Daniel will contact you directly ASAP.

Step by Step Education is fully committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All positions are subject to a DBS Certificate being carried out and applicants meeting Step by Step Education’s Best Practice pre-employment criteria.

Apply today

If you feel this is the role for you, then please fill in your details below and upload your CV. Alternatively, you can send your CV to or call Daniel on 01772 713819

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