SENCO- Uplands Manor Primary School

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Uplands Manor Primary School, Addenbrooke Road, Smethwick B67 6HT
Leadership point 1-4 (£47,185- £50,807 per annum)
Closing date
22 Feb 2024

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Job Type
Schools / Academies - Leadership Roles
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern

Job Details

Required for April 2024, or as soon as possible

There is an exciting opportunity to join the dedicated team at Uplands Manor Primary School as our SENCO.

We are seeking to appoint a highly skilled practitioner who has the vision, expertise and determination to work tirelessly to improve outcomes for SEND children at Uplands Manor, alongside our Assistant Head Teacher for Pastoral and Inclusion.

The successful candidate will be part of our leadership team, and is expected to be an effective teacher with recent experience of working with or overseeing the provision for children with a range of SEND. 

The role will include:

  • A weekly teaching commitment in The Lodge – our SEND Unit for children with SLD
  • Having responsibility for the oversight and management of medical needs across the school
  • Supporting teachers and teaching assistants in planning to meet the needs of children with SEND
  • The line management of some of our teaching assistants working with children with SEND
  • Carrying out observations and assessments across school, and advising on provision
  • Working with families of children with complex needs
  • Leading meetings and engaging with external agencies
  • The analysis of data at school, local and national level and to use the data effectively to identify priorities for individual pupils’ progress as well as whole school improvement.
  • The completion of legal and statutory paperwork in relation to SEND

For an application pack, please contact Denise Fowler by email at  Alternatively, you can download application packs from our school website at www.uplandsmanor.sch.lfe.  Completed application forms should be returned by email directly to Denise Fowler at the email address above.

Key dates:

  • Applications will close at 12pm on Thursday 22nd February 2024
  • Interviews will take place on Monday 26th February 2024



Full Time


Leadership point 1-4 (£47,185- £50,807 per annum)    


Uplands Manor Primary School, Addenbrooke Road, Smethwick B67 6HT

Closing Date:

12pm on Thursday 22nd February 2024

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