Catch22 Teacher in London, United Kingdom
Catch22 PPP is looking for a Science Teacher able to teach other subjects to work with our students and help them develop and grow in their studies. As part of the role, you will be providing support for our students where learning gaps exist with the overall aim of supporting our learners to develop their knowledge and skills and help them access appropriate training and employment opportunities.
We provide full-time, alternative, secondary education for young people, aged between 13 and 17, who present with additional to complex needs in West London.
You will be supported by our Curriculum and Learning Lead who is responsible for leading the team to drive up quality, reaching and exceeding KPIs and promoting an ethos of continuous improvement.
As a Teacher, your main accountabilities will include:
Being responsible for planning and teaching Science and an additional subject
Preparing and developing innovative lesson plans, designing and delivering group activities
Delivering training to individual young people and groups following the programme curriculum, setting objectives and targets for achievement
Providing one to one support to learners
Working with team members to ensure learners achieve their targets and progress into appropriate outcomes
Providing encouragement, guidance and support to learners to help them progress
Managing any behaviour issues that arise
Preparing and submitting up to date assessments of learners
Monitoring and maintaining appropriate paperwork and records of progress
Establishing, developing and maintaining effective working relationships with other external organisations involved with the service and learner
Scheduling and planning individual 1:1 sessions for your students
Providing teaching that is appropriate for the individual's needs and study level
Prepare students for exams or tests required for acceptance to education or training opportunities
Assessing any barriers to students' study progress
Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of the curriculum content and qualification frameworks you're providing subject tuition/teaching in
For full details on this position, please see the job description
To be successful as a Teacher, you will need considerable experience working with disaffected young people. In addition, we are looking for:
A relevant teaching qualification (or evidence/desire of working towards a qualification)
Maths and English qualifications, at Level 2 or above (or equivalent)
The ability to embed functional English, Maths and ICT throughout the curriculum, from Entry Level to Level 2 as well as the teaching of GCSE English and/or Maths.
Experience of working with young people, their families and communities, including those who are from a variety of ethnic groups and cultures or who may be vulnerable or disadvantaged in some way.
Experience of screening and identifying young people's needs
Experience of a range of approaches to working with hard to reach and difficult to engage young people
An in depth understanding of and commitment to safeguarding
Knowledge and understanding of progression routes for young people
For full details on this position, please see job description
*Hours: *37 hours per week
Salary: Up to £35,000.00 per annum depending on experience & qualifications
Catch22 is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post. Any offer of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check