10 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 February 2022

  • Application deadline

    26 January 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Will consider full time, part time
Full Time or Part Time (3 days per week)
Contract type
Maternity or parental leave cover (Required for: February 2022 – December 2022)
Teachers Pay Scale

Job summary

The Governing Body of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School is seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and dedicated SENCO for a maternity cover position. The school are open to applicants for either a full time position including 0.5 teaching responsibility for upper KS2 intervention or a part time (3 days per week) SENCO.

We are seeking a candidate who:

• Will contribute to the Catholic ethos of the school
• Is a highly effective, motivated and enthusiastic teacher
• Has a clear knowledge and commitment to safeguarding practices
• Is a creative teacher able to capture the imagination of pupils
• Has experience of being an effective team player
• Is willing to embrace a culture of self-reflection and development
• Will manage and develop programmes of work for pupils who require targeted intervention
• Is committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all children
• Is able to communicate well with colleagues, parents and pupils
• Can implement a range of strategies for engaging and extending all learners who have identified needs
• Will effectively co-ordinate liaison with school staff, outside agencies and parents
• Experience as a Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)

The school can offer:

• Enthusiastic and dedicated teachers and support staff
• Well-behaved children with positive attitudes to learning
• Excellent opportunities for continued professional development
• A welcoming community of children, parents, staff and governors

Additional allowances

(+ SEN Allowance)

Applying for the job

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below or from the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/

Alternatively, for information and further details please contact the school office on admin@stjosephs.wandsworth.sc.uk

Completed CES application forms should also be returned to info@stjosephs.wandsworth.sch.uk

Closing date: 26 January 2022 (at midnight)
Shortlisting: 27 January 2022
Interviews: Week beginning 31st January 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.

Successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS clearance.

Please note that CVs are not accepted.

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School
90 Oakhill Road
SW15 2QD
Tel: 020 8874 1888
Web: www.stjosephs.wandsworth.sch.uk
Headteacher: Miss Emma Cashier

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
197 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
020 8874 1888

About St Joseph's Catholic Primary and Nursery School

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

Arranging a visit to St Joseph's Catholic Primary and Nursery School

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit and receive an application pack, please contact Mrs Hellwig at info@stjosephs.wandsworth.sch.uk

School location

90 Oakhill Road, London, SW15 2QD

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