SEN Teacher (ASD, SLD/MLD)
SEN Teacher (ASD, SLD/MLD)
MPR/UPR + 1 SEN
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
2 Yew Tree Road
Telephone Number: 0121 464 9634
Email Address: HR@uffculme.bham.sch.uk
Job Start Date: September 2021
Uffculme School offers co-education for children and young people of the ages 3 to 19 years from all parts of the city. Our students represent the wide cultural mix that makes up the general population of Birmingham. We are a successful school with a long and proven track record of providing high quality education for young people with a primary diagnosis of ASD. The school has grown significantly over the last seven years and we currently cater for nearly 240 children over three sites.
Uffculme School is looking to appoint teachers of SEN across the school’s Primary, Secondary and Post 16 sites.
Candidates are invited to apply who are able to demonstrate successful experience of, and/or good knowledge of pupils with ASD, MLD and SLD who have autism. Ideally, candidates will also have experience of developing an area of the curriculum.
We require candidates who have:
• experience of teaching children/young people with Autism.
• a strong belief that pupils who have severe learning difficulties and multiple learning difficulties can achieve
• the enthusiasm and commitment to always look for ways to improve their own professional practice
• a commitment to always making the pupils’ learning motivating and appropriate for the level of learning of every pupil in the class
• a positive attitude and a commitment to remain positive especially in difficult situations.
We encourage candidates to visit us prior to putting in an application and if you would like to do so, please contact the school office on 0121 464 9634 to arrange a tour.
Closing Date: 14 May 2021 at 9am
An application pack can be downloaded from the school website: www.uffculme.org.uk
If, having read the job description and person specification, you wish to apply for the role please send a completed application form, specifying which key stage post you wish to apply for, to Vanessa Lothian, Administration Manager, Uffculme School, 2 Yew Tree Road, Moseley, Birmingham B13 8QG, or email Vanessa Lothian at
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to all necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Prohibition check; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work. All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.