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Special Educational needs Co-Ordinator (SENDCO)

Post: Special Educational Needs Co-Ordinator (SENDCO)

Pay Scale: MPR/UPR + TLR Allowance

Start Date: May/September 2024 or as soon as possible.

Hours of work: Part Time (0.6FTE - 3 days a week, negotiable hours), Permanent, non-class based

Reporting to: Headteacher

Responsible for: Teaching Assistants, Support Assistants and other staff as appropriate.


We are looking for a passionate and positive professional to join our team as non-class based SENCO to start in May or September 2024. This is an exciting opportunity to join our committed and supportive school community and will be suitable for applicants with the experience to lead on SEND, whilst contributing significantly to the schools Senior Leadership Team, including the strategic direction of our school development plan.


We would be able to offer:
* CPD linked to our SIP and Performance Management
* A commitment to staff well-being and reducing teacher workload
* Opportunities for career development
* Well behaved, enthusiastic, hardworking pupils who are proud of our school and achievements.
* A friendly, supportive, dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to our continuing success.


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact the school office to arrange a convenient date and time.


If you would like further information about either post, please telephone the school and speak with Joanne Bastian (headteacher).


Alternatively, email: [email protected] to arrange a convenient time to discuss.


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants to posts that are exempted from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act will require a DBS (formerly CRB) from the Disclosure and Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed.


Application forms can be downloaded from the school website or obtained from the school office and should be returned to: [email protected]


Closing Date: 18th March 2024


Interviews will take place: 21st March 2024


Please find the Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form below.

SENCO Job Description and Person Statement

Application Form