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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    29 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 February 2024

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What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated, well qualified and experienced Deputy SENCO to join our supportive Special Needs Department. The successful applicant will have a QTS and teach at all levels, along with a NASENCO or willing to work towards NPQ for SENCO. This is a great opportunity to teach motivated students and be part of an enthusiastic SEND team.

About the role:

  • Full time, permanent, experienced QTS practitioner with a strong background working with children with SEN
  • Have a good understanding of children with high support needs
  • Knowledge and experience of managing successful processes such as EHCP applications, and annual reviews with external agencies
  • A strong team player who forms excellent relationships with staff, students and parents

  • All staff will be fully supported with a professional development programme
  • Applications from all faiths, and none, are equally welcome

What the school offers its staff

Why Painsley?

  • Painsley is a thriving and oversubscribed 11-18 Catholic College with 1325 students on roll
  • We have outstanding 2023 GCSE results, 89% of students achieved the standard pass in English and 84% in Maths
  • Progress score +0.72
  • We are part of a highly successful Multi-Academy
  • We are a Specialist Science College, Teaching School Hub, Behaviour Hub, Language Hub and Maths Hub. We are one of the first centres for the new T Level qualifications at KS5
  • Ofsted May 2022 rated Quality of Education and Sixth Form outstanding
  • We are located in the market town of Cheadle in a semi-rural setting
  • We are a Christian community with a caring, secure and disciplined environment

Commitment to safeguarding

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The College supports a Safer Recruitment policy.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to kwh@painsley.staffs.sch.uk

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About Painsley Catholic College

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1310 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Painsley is a thriving and over-subscribed 11-18 Catholic College with 1325 students on roll situated in the market town of Cheadle in the Staffordshire Moorlands.
We are part of a highly successful Multi-Academy.
We are a Specialist Science, Mathematics and Computing College with a Teaching School Hub, Behaviour Hub, MFL Hub and Maths Hub.
We are one of the first centres for the new T level qualifications at KS5.

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