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Calling Retired SEN Teachers

  • Posted: 12-01-2022
  • Category: SEN
  • Location: Telford
  • Type: Part-time / Temporary
  • Salary: £130 - £180 per day
Smile education is a leading Education recruitment agency working with schools within the West Midlands.

We are currently searching for experienced SEN Teachers looking to make a return to the classroom, or Teachers looking to make a phased entry into retirement and looking for a change of pace. Due to the demand placed onto the education sector through the constraints of Covid-19 there has been an unprecedented demand for staff.

We are currently looking for retired SEN Teachers or SEN Teachers looking to make phased entry into retirement to act as Covid Relief Teachers and support with the unusually high sickness levels currently experienced across the Telford area. We are also offering a £50 joining bonus for registering with Smile, this will be available from the new year and throughout 2022.

This role is completely flexible! You choose how much you work!

Why work with Smile?

Smile has been in the industry for over 10 years with a great market presence. We work with several schools exclusively and have been lucky to build great relationships with our clients. We work very closely with our schools meaning we can offer you interview preparation as well as exclusive roles. We offer ongoing training and support including a range of CPD courses such as Team Teach Training and Emergency Paediatric First Aid. In addition to the above you will be working with your own dedicated consultant who will be working hard to find the perfect roles for you. We offer competitive rates of pay and don’t forget our referral scheme which offers you up to £200 per successful candidate! At Smile we pride ourselves on being education specialists and several of our consultants are school professionals, school governor or trained to deliver CPD.

What to expect from applicants?

We are looking for exceptionally dedicated applicants who want to make an impact on the lives of children with special educational needs. Working with these young people means you can make a real and significant impact on their lives. The schools are made up of small classes, where you are able to work with small groups of children and provide individual learning opportunities with the support of hardworking learning support assistants.

We are looking for applicants who are available on a short-term supply basis. Or applicants looking for a more long-term fixed contract basis. We would like applicants to have Teaching experience either within the UK or a British International school setting.

To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following:
  •  Exceptionally dedicated to supporting pupils with special educational needs.
  • Willing to work as part of a committed team.
  • Experienced working with children with SEN, moderate learning difficulties, and/or emotional, behaviour and social needs.
  • Holds QTS or a relevant teaching qualification.
  • You will be using the National Curriculum to deliver tailored educational programmes to suit the young people in your class.
  • Able to work alongside Learning Support Staff in your classroom to ensure the needs of all your students are met.
  • Experienced delivering quality learning opportunities to students throughout the school day and using strategies to motivate and inspire children.
  •  Exceptionally dedicated to supporting pupils achieve the very best through an all-inclusive curriculum

About Smile Education:


Here at Smile Education, we are dedicated to giving back to our committed members of staff, and are delighted to offer benefits such as:

Competitive pay

Reimbursed DBS after 10 days of you working in one of our schools

Invites to social events

If you would like to apply for this exciting opportunity, please send your CV via the website as soon as possible and we will be in touch


If you would like to find out more information about the role, please call Kirsty on 0121 289 6833


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Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.


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