SENCO

Matthew Arnold School, Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Job details

Job role Teacher, SEN specialist
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Teachers main /upper ranges. From £24373-£40490 at fte=1

Job summary

We are inviting applications from innovative excellent teachers with the ability to lead and inspire others in our learning support department. You will have a passion for improving the learning outcomes for all of our SEND students who are supported through the work of this department.
We require a SEN Teacher with a SENCO qualification or working towards this. This SENCO post is for 0.6 fte. The post-holder will work in tandem with another Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO).
Matthew Arnold is a popular and successful school with an excellent local reputation. We are focussed on improving outcomes for every student and are committed to staff development to support this. This post is open to staff with the right experience, who have or are working towards the National award in Special Educational Needs Coordination which would be supported by the school. As the school continues to flourish, your contribution and commitment will be part of that future.
The SENCO will teach their own lessons and support classes and will lead and manage the delivery of SEND support from other staff. In order to fulfil that responsibility, the SENCO’s activities will include the following:
*Strategic direction and development
*Supporting teaching and learning
*Interpreting student data to support progress
*Teaching
It is the SENCO’s responsibility to ensure that students’ special educational needs are identified, and that resources and support are allocated and maintained to all those individual pupils who may need additional provision to secure their learning progress.

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance and TLR, combined £5,400 for the 0.6 post

Applying for the job

For an application form and further details please visit our website at http://www.maschool.org.uk/contact/vacancies.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1239 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Matthew Arnold School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@maschool.org.uk

About Matthew Arnold School

Matthew Arnold is a popular and successful school on the edge of Oxford with an excellent local reputation. We are focussed on improving outcomes for every student and are committed to staff development to support this.
The school is part of the Acer Trust family of schools so there is opportunity to share expertise and experiences and enjoy professional development with more than one school. Our induction programmes give strong support to NQTs.
We offer defined-benefit public sector pension schemes (Teachers Pension, Local Government Pension Scheme), a 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme, good bus links, car and cycle parking.

Arranging a visit to Matthew Arnold School

If you would like an informal conversation about the post then please contact Liz Bickley, hr@maschool.org.uk, who will put you in touch with the leader of inclusion at Matthew Arnold School.

School location

Arnolds Way, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 9JE