Job Title: SEN Science Teacher

Location: Liverpool

Start date: As soon as possible.

Contract type: Permanent

Job type: Full time

Schedule: Monday – Friday

Salary: £29,500 – £39,000

Leader Education is currently recruiting for an SEN Science Teacher for one of our SEMH specialist schools based in Liverpool.

This specialist school provides education and support for pupils aged 8 – 19 years. The pupils are all identified as having complex needs ranging from down syndrome, mild to severe autism and cerebral palsy but may also have additional SEN needs. The school’s aim is to provide the best possible care and education for these pupils. The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working with children with additional needs and, at least, some teaching experience.

You will be required to teach a small classroom of pupils that will be supported with TA’s.


  • A qualified Teacher with QTS
  • Experienced teaching Science as a subject up to KS4
  • Previous experience with SEMH children is desirable but not essential; enthusiasm and willingness to promote effective, inclusive education for children will be considered.
  • Be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
  • Have a high standard of classroom skills.
  • An ability to teach a range of subjects in line with the National Curriculum, alongside a willingness to deliver in other curriculum areas.
  • Be encouraged by the challenge of re-engaging disengaged learners through positive activities and outcomes including vocational, hands on, active learning.
  • Have a passion for teaching and learning with the ability to make learning enjoyable and fun.
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a commitment to collaborative working.

The Job:

  • To teach in a therapeutic and holistic environment
  • Ensure learning is accessible and inclusive for all learners.
  • To plan, deliver and mark work.
  • Excellent knowledge and the ability to teach all core subjects.
  • To provide fun and engaging lessons, engaging heard to reach learners.

If these qualities sound like you and you are interested, then please get in touch.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.