23 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    4 May 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    6 April 2021

Job details

Job role
SEN specialist
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Up to UPS3 + TLR2b

Job summary

Required for September 2021
Permanent full-time non-teaching role
Qualified Teacher’s Upper Pay Scale up to UPS3 £41,604 plus TLR2b £4,782

We require a SENCo to have whole school responsibility for the area of Inclusion and be part of the Safeguarding team and the Senior Leadership Team.

The post holder will assist in the promotion, direction and oversight of high standards of teaching and learning, learner achievement and progression through effective provision for learners with inclusion needs (e.g. SEN, G&T, Vulnerable Children, PPG, EAL and pupils with disabilities) and will liaise closely with our teacher in charge of the Autism Centre.

The post holder must hold the SENCo qualification.

You offer:
• Proven SENCO experience (desirable).
• SENCO qualification (essential) .
• The ability to effectively support and advise colleagues and parents.
• An awareness of child protection issues as a member of the school’s safeguarding team.
• Strong communication, literacy and numeracy skills.
• Strength in building relationships with pupils and parents.
• A solution focussed approach to challenge.
• Teamwork skills.
• Enthusiasm, reliability, adaptability, integrity, resilience and excellent organisation skills.

We offer the support that comes with working in a large school with a very positive and caring ethos. The school is committed to the continuing self-professional development of staff members and the successful candidate will benefit from this during their period of work at the school.

Employee benefits


Applying for the job

For a Job Description and Application form, please visit the school website:

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
409 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01278 422943

About Westover Green Community School and Autism Centre

The Clevedon Learning Trust (CLT) was launched on 1st January 2015. The CLT is currently formed in two geographical areas, Clevedon and Bridgwater. The CLT brings with it a new, innovative and student focussed approach to education within local communities. The CLT will provide high quality education and experiences for children and families. We will achieve this through our formal school partnership, using the most effective teaching and learning strategies, the best resources and facilities and the clearest progression routes for our children from the age of 0 to 18.

Westover Green Community School and Autism Centre is a 4-11 Community Primary School in Bridgwater, Somerset (402 on roll). We are a successful, established school with an Autism Centre providing specialist provision. We provide a safe, secure, stimulating and motivational environment for each individual.

Arranging a visit to Westover Green Community School and Autism Centre

Please telephone 01278 422943 for a discussion about the role or an appointment to visit (visits to the school are in accordance with Covid-19 guidance).

School location

Westover Green, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7HB

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