SENCO St Ivo Academy, St Ives, Cambridgeshire

Job description

Required from 1st September 2020
Full time, permanent post
[MPS/UPS] with TLR 1 (£9,665)

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic professional to lead our SENCO team into the next phase of its development. This is a full time, permanent position, which would suit an experienced colleague.

St Ivo Academy is one of the largest academies in Cambridgeshire. Awarded ‘Good’ by Ofsted across all areas in our summer 2016 inspection, our academy is simply a great community in which to work and thrive.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic individual who will engage, challenge and motivate our students. In return, we will offer you the chance to join a strong and experienced team, enabling you to develop your own skills and enhance your career development through a wealth of CPD opportunities. A comprehensive induction and support package is available for all new staff.

St Ives is a beautiful and ancient riverside market town enjoying the benefits of a superb location in rural Cambridgeshire: centrally located next to the A14 and within easy reach of the county towns of both Cambridge and Peterborough. Visits are most welcome from potential applicants.

Our academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post would be subject to an Enhanced Child Workforce DBS check with Barred List, satisfactory medical and employment references. Please refer to our Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy overleaf.

To apply for this vacancy access our website Please email your application, along with the equal opportunities form to:

Closing date: 2nd March 2020 (9.00a.m.)

Interviews: to be held week commencing 2nd March 2020 (shortlisted candidates will be informed of the exact date)

The academy reserves the right to interview shortlisted candidates during the application window (if applicable).

Essential educational requirements

Qualified to degree level

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

See job description and person specification

Employee benefits

TLR 1 (£9,665)

About St Ivo Academy

We are a successful secondary school with Sixth Form located in St Ives, Cambridgeshire. Rated 'Good' in all areas by Ofsted in 2016, we joined Astrea Academy Trust in March 2019.

High Leys, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, PE27 6RR
St Ivo Academy website (opens in a new window)