Pupil Referral Unit - PRU Teacher - Secondary

Posted 01 May 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Secondary Education
Contact NameAnelka Campbell

Job description

Primary Pupil Referral Unit - PRU Teacher - Secondary

Location: South East London

Start: ASAP

Rate: Excellent Rates (Negotiable)

School Type: Secondary - PRU

Are you looking for a brand-new challenge teaching students within a Pupil Referral Unit?

Primary Pupil Referral Unit - PRU Teacher - Secondary

We are looking for a qualified teacher to work in our reputable PRU school in South London. Children have Special Education Needs including ADHD, SEMH, EBD, Dyslexia and others and TA's are available for classroom support. You will harness a supportive and engaging environment for all students with support from classroom TA's. The Class sizes are small, with an average of 12-14 students per class. The school delivers highest level of education to students from KS2 through to KS4, supporting young people who are unable to access mainstream education.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Social Emotional Mental Health experience
  • Experience of teaching with emotional regulation and with positive behaviour/de-escalation strategies
  • Positive role model to support communication, with a sensitive, nurturing, and consistent approach
  • Experience with SEMH, Trauma, Sensory processing, social communication teaching background
  • Ability to build strong and meaningful relationships with vulnerable students
  • Experience of working with challenging behaviour


  • The passion to teach and inspire young people during a crucial stage of their personal and academic development.
  • Experience working in an SEN school or PRU ( Preferable )
  • Hold a QTS or QTLS
  • Experience working with disengaged students who have additional needs either in mainstream or SEND settings
  • A nurturing, patient, empathetic and holistic approach

Benefits of working with Academics Ltd are:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Dedicated Education Consultant to help you everyday of the week
  • Supply staff in special schools and alternate provision are highly valued and often offered permanent positions!
  • Referral bonuses for recommendations who work a minimum of two weeks with us.

If you are seeking a new challenge and looking to build on your experience or if you wish to enquire about other job opportunities, please Anelka using the details provided.

Primary Pupil Referral Unit - PRU Teacher - Secondary

Primary Pupil Referral Unit - PRU Teacher - Secondary

Primary Pupil Referral Unit - PRU Teacher - Secondary