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King Edward VI Balaam Wood Academy
MPR to UPR plus TLR £8,291
29 Apr 2021
17 May 2021
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MPR to UPR plus TLR £8,291

Hours: Full Time

Contract Type: Permanent

King Edward VI Balaam Wood Academy

New Street


Telephone Number: 0121 464 9901

Email Address:

Job Start Date: 01 September 2021

Who are we looking for?

You are warmly invited to apply for the post of SENCO within the King Edward VI Academy Trust Birmingham. We are seeking an aspiring, committed and passionate teacher to lead on the strategic development of SEND across the academy and the day-to-day delivery of effective SEND provision. You will be able to provide professional guidance in the area of SEN in order to secure high quality curriculum planning and teaching alongside the effective use of resources to ensure the best learning outcomes and successes for our pupils.

You will have excellent knowledge in relation to SEND provision and be able to inspire and motivate pupils and colleagues through exceptional teaching practice. You will be given the opportunity to explore new ideas and ways of working and be encouraged to be innovative, collaborative and creative using a range of strategies to develop the SEND department. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented SENCO to join a supportive, friendly and ambitious team with a strong track record of results.

Who will you be joining?

King Edward VI Balaam Wood Academy is located in South West Birmingham. The academy is rapidly improving and continuing to benefit from having joined King Edward VI Academy Trust Birmingham which has led to investment across the academy, including the availability of cutting-edge technology in each classroom. Being a member of the Trust affords staff a wide range of professional development opportunities encompassing the potential to experience schools across the Trust and to pursue professional qualifications. The delivery of Technology is a strength across the schools of the King Edward VI Academy Trust Birmingham. There will be wide-ranging opportunities to collaborate with other schools and to benefit from their expertise and resources. The academy works in positive partnership with parents and carers, upholds an ever-improving reputation within the community and also forms part of the Oaks Collegiate, a group of ten schools in the local area who work closely together.

Our expectations and aspirations King Edward VI Balaam Wood Academy has the highest aspirations and expectations for all members of its community.

As a member of staff, you will be valued, challenged and supported in making a difference to the lives of our young people. We expect the same of our pupils. We demand courtesy, endeavour and resilience from all of our pupils and the support of their parents and carers.

We are exceptionally proud of our academy and our young people and would encourage interested applicants to come and spend some time with the leadership team to understand our shared vision, have a look around and experience what life is like as part of our community.

Closing Date: 17 May 2021 at 12midday

For further information and to apply for this role please visit our website. To discuss the position further or arrange to visit the school, please contact Elizabeth Wills, Headteacher’s PA on 0121 464 9901. Please download an application form and send with a letter of application to Miss Elizabeth Wills, Headteacher’s PA, at King Edward VI

Balaam Wood Academy, New Street, Frankley, Birmingham, B45 0EU or email to . We reserve the right to close the deadline early for exceptional candidates.

This post is not part of the City Council and the successful candidate will not hold a Birmingham City Council Contract of Employment. Please use the contact details in the advert for information on actual employment conditions.

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