10 reasons why NQTs should consider working in specialist provision.

Special Needs Teaching and Education

If you have recently qualified and looking for a teaching post I would urge you to consider working in a specialist provision, whether that be a PRU, special school, specialist unit or residential school. Why I hear you ask? Well here are 10 reasons to start off with

It will immerse you in an environment where generalisations and stereotypes will be cast aside and you will get to know each child as an individual.

Inclusion is real. You will become adept at identifying barriers to learning and developing effective strategies for overcoming them for all your students.


You will work very closely with specialists like Speech and language therapists to develop and embed personalised targets and communication systems.

Classroom management will become second nature. Seating plans, LSA deployment, positioning of furniture, organisation of resources and layout of classroom will never faze you again.

Collaboration and working/leading a team will becomeā€¦

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