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SENCO

  • Location:

    Wandsworth

  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £47185 - £58915 per annum

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

  • Contact email:

    carl@reesoneducation.com

  • Job ref:

    CCW-Senco-TSM02_1720174672

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-08-04

  • Start date:

    07/09/2024

Job Vacancy: SENCO (4 Days a Week) - Wandsworth
Job Title: SENCO (4 Days a Week) - Out of Class
Location: Wandsworth, London, SW12
Employment Type: Part-time (4 days a week)
Start Date: September 2024
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: MPS/UPS + SEN Allowance (dependent on experience)


About the SENCO Role:

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO) to join our dedicated team. This is a part-time position (4 days a week) that involves working across two primary schools in the Wandsworth area that operate within a collaborative partnership. The role is primarily out of class, focusing on strategic and operational responsibilities to support pupils with special educational needs (SEN).

SENCO Key Responsibilities:

  • SEN Coordination: Oversee and coordinate SEN provision across two schools, ensuring high-quality support for all pupils with special needs.
  • Individual Support Plans: Develop, implement, and monitor Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCPs) to meet the specific needs of each child.
  • Staff Training: Provide training and support to staff on SEN best practices and intervention strategies.
  • Multi-Agency Collaboration: Work closely with external agencies, parents, and carers to ensure comprehensive support for SEN pupils.
  • Compliance and Reporting: Ensure compliance with statutory SEN legislation and maintain accurate records and reports on pupil progress.
  • Resource Management: Manage SEN resources effectively, ensuring that the schools have the necessary materials and support in place.

SENCO Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS): Essential for this role.
  • SENCO Qualification: Desirable, or a commitment to complete within a specified timeframe.
  • Experience: Proven experience in a similar role, preferably in a primary school setting.
  • Knowledge: In-depth understanding of SEN Code of Practice and relevant legislation.
  • Skills: Excellent communication, organisational, and leadership skills.

What We Offer:

  • Collaborative Environment: Work within a supportive and inclusive team that values diversity and teamwork.
  • Professional Development: Opportunities for ongoing professional development and career progression.
  • Work-Life Balance: Part-time role with a focus on work-life balance.
  • Supportive Leadership: Strong leadership and support from school management.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application, including a detailed CV and a cover letter outlining their suitability for the role.

Reeson Education:

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We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

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