Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    April 2024

  • Closing date

    21 February 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 January 2024

Job details

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Special Needs

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS + TLR 2B £5348

SENDCo job summary

We are seeking to appoint a talented, committed and highly-motivated individual to the post of Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO). The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to our aims and values and a proven track record of delivering excellent outcomes for students with significant individual needs.

The successful candidate would ideally have:

  • Experience of developing and delivering programmes for pupils with SEN
  • An understanding of methods and good practice in reviewing and evaluating teaching & learning
  • Evidence of knowledge and understanding of effective record keeping, and its use to promote the educational and personal development of all children within an Alternative Provision
  • An understanding of national developments in the area of social inclusion and SEN
  • Knowledge of the National Curriculum, including Programmes of Study and national strategies related to teaching pupils with SEN
  • Knowledge of a range of accreditation available to students
  • An understanding of behaviour management strategies
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with a range of partners and stakeholders.
  • Ability to motivate colleagues and pupils through a positive and professional attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing
  • Ability to use key aspects of ICT to present data
  • Excellent behaviour management skills based on a firm but empathetic approach with pupils.

OAT is a great organisation to work for. We offer:

  • commitment to your continued professional development
  • TPS
  • Season Ticket Loan Scheme
  • Employee Benefits and Wellbeing Package
  • Cycle to work scheme

How to apply:

To apply, please submit your completed application and supporting statement by closing date. A full job description and person specification is attached.

Interviews: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding and expect all our employees share our commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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About Ormiston Latimer Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
School size
47 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Latimer is a school that supports alternative provision for learners with SEMH, The school is based on Freston Road and is 2 minutes from Latimer Road Tube station. The office has recently been refurbished within this listed building owned by Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

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