SENCO

Carr Junior School, York, North Yorkshire, YO26 5QA

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    5 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

Teacher’s Main Pay scale M6 (£36,961 per annum) plus SEN allowance (£2,275) reduced pro rata

SENCO job summary

Carr Junior School is very much a community school at the heart of a local neighbourhood, and we provide a haven in which our children feel safe, valued and happy. Each child at Carr Junior is special and we do our utmost to ensure that each pupil is given every opportunity to learn and succeed.

The governors of Carr Junior wish to appoint a highly motivated and inspiring candidate to effectively manage and lead SEND provision across the school. The successful candidate will have strategic responsibility for Inclusion across the school and form part of the Senior Leadership Team. We are looking to appoint someone with experience of working with students with a range of additional needs and a knowledge of the SEND agenda.

The SENCO is part of the SLT and Inclusion Team who are committed to providing high quality teaching and learning for all students and the post represents an ideal opportunity to work in a happy, friendly, positive environment and in a team, which has a good reputation.

You will hold the National SENCO qualification or be working towards completing the qualification. You will be able to effectively lead and manage the team of 1:1 Teaching Assistants and work closely with parent/carers and professionals.

We are looking for someone who:
• Is passionate about making learning effective and enjoyable for all children
• Is forward thinking, outward looking with a clarity of vision
• Is aware of the national and local agendas in SEN
• Has excellent analytical and data skills and the ability to provide challenge and support
• Great interpersonal skills and the ability to adapt
• Can create an environment in which our children feel especially safe, valued and happy

In return we can offer:
• A committed and friendly team aiming for excellence
• Children who are well behaved, happy and eager to learn
• A commitment to high quality professional development
• Supportive and encouraging Senior Leadership Team, Local Governing Body and Trust.

Interviews will be held during the week commencing Monday 23 May 2022.

Start Date: September 2022

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This post is subject to the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 and as such, shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a Disqualification Declaration. Any information supplied will be discussed at interview.

Applying for the job

An application form and further details are available to download from the school website www.carrjunior.co.uk.
Please submit completed forms electronically to recruitment@southbanktrust.co.uk

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About Carr Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
294 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11

Carr Junior School is very much a community school at the heart of a local neighbourhood, and we provide a haven in which our children feel safe, valued and happy. Each child at Carr Junior is special and we do our utmost to ensure that each pupil is given every opportunity to learn and succeed.

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