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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    28 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 February 2024

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Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Full-time equivalent salary

L7 (Actual starting salary - £29,506)

Assistant SENCO job summary

A First Class opportunity at Putteridge High School

We are delighted to be in the position to advertise this new role:

Assistant SENCO

Term time + 5 days – 37 hours a week

Grade: NJC L7 point 25 - 28 (Starting salary based on the above £29,506)

Putteridge High School is a rapidly growing school. We are at an exciting stage in our development and have recently moved into a Brand New Build.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Assistant SENCO who will have responsibility for the four areas of need (Cognition & Learning, Sensory & Physical needs, Social, Emotional & Mental Health and Communication & Interaction).

Bring your passion for inclusivity to our dynamic learning environment and help make a meaningful impact on the inclusion and progress of students with SEND.

This post will provide an excellent opportunity for someone to further develop their skills in a dynamic and exciting environment.

Due to our growing school we require a Assistant SENCO who has vision, passion, commitment and high expectations, someone who really wants to make a difference to the lives and futures of our students.

If you have any questions about this role please email Ms P Bharadia: hr@putteridgehigh.org

Deadline for applications is Midday on the Wednesday 28th of February 2024 with interviews taking place shortly after.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools

Please note, the school reserves the right to close adverts prior to the closing date if a sufficient response is received. Early applications are therefore advised.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Putteridge High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1134 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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