Primary Phase Special Educational Needs Coordinator Chulmleigh Primary School, Chulmleigh, Devon

Job description

Full Time, Permanent

Primary Phase Special Educational Needs Coordinator

Working across our three Primary Schools

Chulmleigh Primary School
Lapford Community Primary School
East Worlington Primary School

MPS/UPS + TLR2a (£2,721)

Required from January 2020

Chulmleigh Academy Trust is seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher able to lead by example who will build on the success of the current provision for our primary children with SEND and Pupil Premium entitlement. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for an experienced and ambitious teacher to join the caring and nurturing environment of our primary phase community.

The successful candidate will work closely with our primary phase Heads of School across our three primary schools located at Chulmleigh, Lapford and East Worlington.

This is an important role within our Academy and main responsibilities include:

• To professionally lead and manage SEND across the Primary Academy in accordance with the published SEN policy.
• To contribute to and develop strategies to ensure that pupils with SEND and Pupil Premium entitlement make good progress.
• Lead specialist teaching staff and teaching assistants and liaise with relevant staff, external agencies and parents.
• Co-ordinate the Academy’s primary schools’ Pupil Premium provision.

We would welcome applications from enthusiastic and committed teachers with experience at either EYFS, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2. The post includes a 0.5fte teaching responsibility.

The successful candidate will:
• Be passionate about ensuring every child fulfils their potential.
• Have relevant experience and qualifications or be prepared to complete SENDCo training.
• Have achieved (or will undertake) Level 3 in Safeguarding.
• Demonstrate an understanding across the primary age range.
• Be able to build strong relationships and work effectively with colleagues.
• Have strong interpersonal and communication skills to allow effective communication with agencies, parents and colleagues.

An application form, job description and information about our standing and success are available on our website- please follow link.

Completed application forms to be emailed to personnel@chulmleigh.devon.sch.uk Candidates are also welcomed to submit an application through the TES website.

As employers, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and in that regard have appropriate policies and procedures. All staff undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and interviews will include questions about safeguarding children

Closing date: 10 am Monday 30th September 2019

Interview Date: Monday, 7th October 2019

Essential educational requirements

A relevant degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Achieved (or will undertake) Level 3 in Safeguarding
Have relevant experience and qualifications or be prepared to complete SENDCo training

Essential skills and experience

Experience at either EYFS, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2
Demonstrate an understanding across the primary age range
Evidence of recent personal and professional development

Employee benefits

TLR2a (£2,721)
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to share expertise in a supportive and dynamic way across three schools.


About Chulmleigh Primary School

Address
Beacon Road, Chulmleigh, Devon, EX18 7AA
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Chulmleigh Primary School website (opens in a new window)