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Senior SEN Teacher in Abu Dhabi

Reference

PRI32697

Location

Priory School Abu Dhabi

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Competitive

Hours

Full Time

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Education and Children’s Services offers world-leading education and behavioural care to young people, with offices in Abu Dhabi and the UK. We operate 37 high quality independent schools and colleges, focusing on making a real and lasting difference for every young person we support.

We are offering great opportunities for experienced Senior SEN teachers to join our world class team at Al Karamah School in Abu Dhabi supporting up to 260 children and young people on the autistic spectrum (ASC), aged 3 to 25 years.

We have a strong track record of creating great, positive learning environments where young people are able to attain the highest educational, behavioural and personal outcomes, and are able to go on and have fulfilling lives and careers.

The school opened in January 2019 and is designed drawing on all of our experience of creating a suitable environment which is attuned to child-centred learning. With dedicated therapists at school, you would have the opportunity to join a team focused on the best possible outcomes for each and every child, and ultimately transition into partner schools in the region.

We are looking for passionate, dedicated, and inspirational Senior SEN teachers with proven track records in achieving the very highest standards of quality. You will be a person able to see the possibilities of all our exceptional learners and develop a provision that enables them to thrive. Priory has a strong track record and approach to the continuous professional development of our teachers, and you will be joining an enthusiastic, friendly, and well qualified team. We believe the right candidates will find this post challenging, stimulating and rewarding.

You will be provided with a generous employment package, provided with professional development and be a key part of this exciting project

Qualifications will include:

  • BA Education or a relevant degree with a Post Graduate Certificate in Education
  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Minimum of 5 years experience teaching children with autism and other special educational
  • Needs and experience of leading other teachers is essential
  • Post graduate qualification in autism or related areas would be desirable
  • A minimum of 18 months experience in a leadership position

The school will work closely with parents, schools in the region and other stakeholders to creating positive learning environments, underpinned by our belief and commitment to inclusion and integration into local schools and communities.

This is a truly a unique opportunity to be part of a fantastic and enthusiastic founding team working in an exciting country, to provide best practice and lasting change for children on the autistic spectrum.

Apply Now

For more information please contact lucywood@priorygroup.com

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References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

Closing Date

31/12/2019