Assistant Headteacher - SENDCO & Inclusion

City Academy Norwich, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7LP

5 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    1 July 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    8 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type



Competitive on the leadership spine, appropriate to the seniority of the role and the skills and experience of the post holder.

Assistant Headteacher - SENDCO & Inclusion job summary

City Academy Norwich (CAN) wishes to appoint an experienced and effective individual to lead the Schools SEND and inclusion provision and manage the Strategic development of the school's Special Educational Needs (SEND) department and oversee inclusion, with the aim of maximising students’ progress, achievement and attainment.

Flexibility and resilience are prerequisites of this post together with discretion and diplomacy. It is compulsory for candidates to hold a recognised SEND qualification.

As Assistant Headteacher, you will support the Headteacher in leading on further improvement, raise aspirations, expectations, and standards focusing on all aspects of SEND and Inclusion. Transforming performance requires more than just one leader. You will be able support with a range of operational areas and access trust-wide professional learning and networks. No student will be left behind, whatever their background.


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Please explain how your experiences to date equip you to lead a world class education at City Academy Norwich. Please limit to 1000 words.

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About City Academy Norwich

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
646 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Contact email
Contact phone number
01953 609001

City Academy Norwich serves just over 600 students aged 11 – 16, many of whom come from disadvantaged backgrounds. We are committed to ensuring the very best provision so that all students are aspirational and maximise their potential. We focus on the development of the whole child, supporting their well-being, promoting leadership skills, and recognising that every child has their own individual strengths and talents.
We believe education should be enjoyable, and encourage our students to embrace the opportunities and enrichment experiences available in our school community.

Arranging a visit to City Academy Norwich

If you would like to visit the school or would like an informal discussion, please contact Helen Youngman – Executive Assistant to the CEO by calling 01953 609001 or emailing

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