SENCO Maternity Cover

Suffield Park Infant and Nursery School, Cromer, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 0AD

2 days remaining to apply

  • Earliest start date

    15 January 2023

  • Latest start date

    20 February 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Maternity Cover

Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

Suffield Park Infant and Nursery School educates children from Cromer and the surrounding areas. Our crab logo defines the confidence, resilience, ambition and brilliance we foster in our children. We are looking to appoint a part time SENCO for January 2023 to cover a period of maternity leave who:

  • Is passionate about provision and outcomes for children with SEND
  • Has teaching experience in Early Years or Key Stage One
  • Has a National Award for SEN co-ordination or has previous experience as a school SENCO
  • Has experience of working with children with SEND
  • Can demonstrate a sound knowledge of SEND code of practice and its application
  • Can demonstrate an ability to work with pupils and their families in a sensitive and positive way
  • Can work effectively with staff and external agencies
  • Has excellent verbal, written and organisational skills
  • Has the ability to work as both part of a team and independently
  • Is professionally assertive and capable of prioritising workload

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • A friendly, caring school where we expect the best from all our children
  • A committed team of staff who are skilled and experienced in supporting children with SEN
  • A supportive SMT who can support the SENCO
  • A clear, monthly SEND plan of action to cover the period of maternity
  • Supportive parents and Governors

Further details about the role

The post is for 1-3 days each week with negotiable working days. The post is a temporary role to cover a period of maternity leave.

Commitment to safeguarding

Suffield Park Infant and Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to satisfactory enhanced disclosure from DBS

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About Suffield Park Infant and Nursery School, Cromer

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
177 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 7
Phone number
01265 513296

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