This job expired on 26 November 2023

  • Job start date

    4 January 2024

  • Closing date

    26 November 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    17 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • SENDCo (special educational needs and disabilities coordinator)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full time Full time - 37 Hours per week. Part time Term Time Only

Contract type


Actual salary

TPLTSS7 £28,246 - £30,574 (actual salary)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will have;

  • Literacy and numeracy equivalent to GCSE at grade A*- Core level 2 national framework.
  • Previous experience of working to support students in a secondary school environment.
  • Specific areas of expertise in supported learning.

What the school offers its staff

As a TPLT employee, you will have access to incredible employee benefits, including -

  • The PLaTform - Access to our dedicated wellbeing centre & exclusive shopping discounts
  • Healthshield - A fully funded Healthcare Scheme which provides services such as a 24/7 GP Line & Healthcare cashback
  • Discounted Nursery fees at our Academy pre schools
  • A 2 week October half term
  • A very friendly school community with devoted, supportive & inspiring colleagues

Further details about the role

As part of this role, you will;

  • Hold meetings with parents and professions including SEN reviews, EHCP reviews, multi-professional meetings; with SEN teams, social workers and other outside agencies.Line manage a team of identified LSAs including those who run SEMH interventions.
  • Oversee the provision of LAC/PLAC students, removing barriers to them accessing learning and ensuring appropriate support and provision is in place though attending PEP meetings.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Priory Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All paid positions which involve working regularly within academies are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. You must declare all convictions (including convictions with Absolute Discharge), cautions or bind-overs you may have, even if they would otherwise be regarded as ‘Spent’ under this Act and where applicable any disqualifications under the Childcare Act.

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About The King Alfred School an Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1354 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number
01934 529357

The King Alfred School – an academy and part of the Priory Learning Trust is a thriving 11-18 mixed comprehensive with 1217 students on roll serving the towns of Burnham on Sea and Highbridge.

Arranging a visit to The King Alfred School an Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@theplt.org.uk.

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