Mitcheldean Endowed Primary School, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, GL17 0BS

15 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    10 October 2022 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    23 September 2022

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SENCO job summary

We are looking to appoint a SENCo to join our school to be part of our friendly supportive team who seek to support every child in our school. We are seeking a SENCo who is able to provide leadership and direction in ensuring that the needs of our children with SEN continue to be met. Our SENCo will support the leadership team in maintaining effective teaching and learning provision for our children ensuring that every child has access to our broad and balanced curriculum thereby enabling every child to make progress. This role is not class based and has no class teaching responsibilities. This is a permanent contract subject to a successful probation period.

We are looking for a SENCo who:

  • Has the National Award for SenCo Qualification
  • Will enable our children to ‘Achieve, Believe and Contribute’ in line with our school vision.
  • Is kind, caring and wants the very best for the children in our care.
  • Has high expectations for the attainment, behaviour and welfare of all children and is able to support staff in inclusive classroom practice.
  • Has experience of teaching children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attachment Disorder and other specific needs within a mainstream class.
  • Is committed to children being included in all aspects of school life
  • Is creative, enthusiastic and committed to our children and our school.
  • Is passionate about achieving the best outcomes for each child and confident in establishing a clear picture of a child’s strengths and needs.
  • Is enthusiastic in their commitment to the development of school life.
  • Is willing to evaluate their own practise and keen to learn through continuous professional development.

In return we can offer:

  • Motivated children
  • A genuine opportunity to make a difference
  • A welcoming school with friendly supportive colleagues, parents and governors
  • A school situated in beautiful grounds that is only a 20 minute drive from Gloucester.

Applying for the job

To apply please complete the application form available on the school website - and return to the school by post.

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About Mitcheldean Endowed Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
201 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number
01594 542240

Mitcheldean Endowed Primary School is a popular village school situated in Mitcheldean in the Forest of Dean and only a 20 minute drive from Gloucester. We currently have 202 pupils on role. We aim to provide the highest possible quality of education for all of our pupils and to do this within a warm and caring environment, which is grounded in our Christian values and ethos.

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