This job expired on 21 November 2022

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    21 November 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    29 September 2022

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

points 8-12 (£50,151 - £55,337)

Assistant Headteacher: SENDCo job summary

Wadham School – Vacancy Assistant Headteacher - SENDCo Full Time – Permanent Contract Salary Scale: Leadership pay scale, range 8-12 Full-Time Salary: £50,151 - £55,337 (Pending a September pay increase) 

We are seeking a passionate, energetic and ambitious SENDCo to join us as we begin an exciting new chapter in the life of Wadham School.

 This is a truly exceptional opportunity for a talented colleague. We are looking for an outstanding individual who will relish the opportunity to: 

• Take responsibility for SEND provision in our Church of England Community School

 • Co-ordinate and lead innovative and evidence-based provision for students who have identified special educational needs and disabilities.

 • Ensure that SEND provision and the graduated approach is embedded in every part of school life 

• Work with exceptional professionals to further develop a shared understanding of learning You are likely to be someone who:

 • Is an inspirational and skilled classroom teacher and teacher of students with SEND

 • Champions inclusion and is passionate about supporting young people with identified SEND 

• Has a clear understanding of how young people with identified SEND can be supported to achieve in the mainstream classroom 

• Is ambitious for whole school leadership and thrives in an aspirational culture • Will embrace our highly supportive, professional approach to school improvement Wadham School can offer you: 

 • The chance to be a part of an exciting educational journey alongside highly regarding professionals 

• The opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues and wonderful young people and their families 

• Strong and supportive leadership, who place value on learning beyond the classroom 

• The opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful areas of Southern England 

• Fulfilment, in knowing that you matter, and the work you do makes a positive difference to the lives you touch. 

 For further information and an application form please visit our website: www.wadhamschool.co.uk 

 Please Note: we do not accept applications by CV. 

Visits to the school or an informal talk with the Headteacher are warmly encouraged. For all enquires please contact Lorrie Mahoney on LMahoney@wadhamschool.co.uk or telephone 01460 270127. 

Deadline for applications to arrive at the school: 9:00am on Monday 17th October 2022. Interviews will take place within the same week.

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About Wadham School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
816 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01460 270127

As part of an educational restructure in the local area, we have welcomed (this year) over 300 new students and 30 staff into our community and are now a secondary school of nearly 900 learners across Years 7-13.

Arranging a visit to Wadham School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email Lmahoney@wadhamschool.co.uk.

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