An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced SENCO to join Greenfield E-ACT Academy
We are looking for a SENCO to work as a valued member of the senior leadership team. This role is being offered as a permanent, full time position.
POST: Special Educational Needs Coordinator
SALARY: Teacher Pay Scale (both main scale and upper scale candidates will be considered) plus SEN allowance
START DATE: 04/01/2021 or as soon as thereafter
CONTRACT: Permanent, Full time of 37 hours per week
We are looking for an individual who can provide a strategic and operational oversight of provision for those pupils with SEND. You will be the focal point of communication ensuring effective, efficient and clear communication to parents, students and staff. You will also be the teacher in charge of children in care and you will be on the safeguarding team.
Please download the full job description and person specification below.
Not only will you be working within Greenfield E-ACT Academy, but you will be working within a large multi-academy trust which provides on-going CPD and support.
Educational requirements and qualifications:
- Qualified teacher status
- Essential skills and experience
- Teaching experience in a primary school, with a commitment to preparing and delivering high-quality educational experiences for all pupils.
- A reflective practitioner who consistently seeks to improve their teaching to support learning and accelerate pupil progress.
- Involvement in strategic planning and self-evaluation that leads to positive impact.
- Experience of planning and conducting training and of leading INSET that leads to quality provision for pupils with SEND.
- Experience in leading teaching staff to improve outcomes for pupils.
Desirable skills and experience
- SENCO qualification
- Previous experience as a SENCO
If you feel you would thrive within this role, then we would love to hear from you; we hope the further particulars will give you a clear picture of the journey we are on and encourage you to apply for this key post at a very exciting stage in the school’s development.
For further details on the post and how to apply, you will need to click on the 'Apply Now' button to be re-directed to our main advert and then submit your application online through Job Train.
The closing date for applications is 29th November 2020. Successful candidates will be contacted shortly after to arrange an interview.
The interview date is to be confirmed.
What we value: Our values are our anchor point and underpin all we do.
THINKING BIG: For themselves and for the world around them by thinking beyond the four walls of their academy, and having the belief that anything they aspire to achieve is possible through hard work.
DOING THE RIGHT THING: In all that they do by carefully thinking through their decisions, even when it means doing something that’s hard or takes a lot of time.
SHOWING TEAM SPIRIT: By supporting one another, and knowing that by working together great things can be achieved.
E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.
E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
All E-ACT academies, the Ambassadors and Headteachers are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment, and undergo appropriate checks including an enhanced DBS check. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.