Belle Vue is a popular two form entry primary school in Wordsley. We are seeking to appoint a dedicated and experienced Special Educational Needs Coordinator.
In this role you will be expected to
•Determine the strategic development of special educational needs (SEN) policy and provision in the schools
•Be responsible for day-to-day operation of the SEN policy and co-ordination of specific provision to support individual pupils with SEN or a disability
•Provide professional guidance to colleagues, working closely with staff, parents and other agencies
The SENCO will also be expected to fulfil the professional responsibilities of a teacher, as set out in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document.
The role will start as soon as possible.
We are looking for an individual who is:
•Committed to providing children with the very best education
•Committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
•An exceptional practitioner
•Sound knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice
•Fully involved in the life of the school as an active learner
•Enthusiastic and motivated, with high expectations for all learners
•Committed to equal opportunities and securing good outcomes for pupils with SEN or a disability
•Approachable, positive and committed to working with the whole school community
•Committed to getting the best outcomes for pupils and promoting the ethos and values of the school
Hours : Part time, 0.6 per week.
Closing Date : 15th October 2021
Interviews : 19th October 2021
We welcome applications from teachers with experience of the SENCo role and who hold an appropriate qualification.
We can offer the successful candidates:
- A commitment to continuing professional development
- A supportive and hardworking staff team who are united in their drive to ensure children achieve the very best outcomes academically and socially
- Friendly and happy children who are keen and eager to learn
Belle Vue Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.
N.B. We reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised date should we receive a large number of applications.
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