Unqualified Teacher

Jan 16, 2024 | Ascent-vacancies, Vacancies

Ascent College
3 Days over a 5 day  week
Start date:
ASAP Subject to satisfactory recruitment checks being completed
Salary: Unqualified Teacher + SEN allowance £13,231 – £20,153 per annum

Ascent College, as part of the Remarkable Group, is a Specialist Post 16 educational provider. We have an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding education and care to autistic young adults.

Due to increasing student numbers, opportunities have arisen for a hard-working, highly skilled and committed unqualified teacher (willing to or working toward Post 16 FE teaching qualification) who is passionate about ensuring the best possible outcomes for autistic young adults. Applications from colleagues who have experience of the Adult Core Curriculum and employability pathways are welcome. We are looking for unqualified teachers/cover teachers who are already working within the SEN sector or who wish to develop their specialist skills in this interesting and challenging field. Ideally, successful candidates will also be able to offer a specialism to coordinate a subject across the college.

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and ambitious professionals who have the vision and energy to sustain and promote the current high standards of achievement and contribute to the continued development and progress of the organisation.

In return, we offer our staff:

  • Autism specific training to support with personal development
  • A clear career path if you wish to progress to the next level in your teaching journey.
  • Teacher Pension Scheme,
  • Free lunch,
  • Employee Assist Programme,
  • Company sick pay and enhanced maternity pay.

A full job description and personal specification can be found on our website.

If shortlisted, candidates will be required to complete an interview with our student parliament

To apply

If you have the skills and qualities we are looking for and want to make a difference to the lives of young people with autism, we would welcome an application from you.  Visits to Ascent College are welcomed.

Please note applications will only be accepted on the official application form emailed to recruitment@remarkable-autism.org

In accordance with recent updates to KCSIE 2023 (Keeping Children Safe in Education) guidance, we will be performing online searches and requesting references for all shortlisted candidates.

Closing Date: Sunday 4TH February 2024 – Midnight

Interviews: Week commencing 12th February 2024 (day & time to be confirmed)

Remarkable Autism Ltd operates a safer recruitment process. Appointment to the post will be subject to suitable references and an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check. Remarkable Autism Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.