Edward Peake CofE VC Middle School, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 3 to Upper pay range 3, £30,000 to £45,000

Job summary

Required for September 2020

Edward Peake CofE Middle School is seeking to appoint a committed and experienced SENDCO to provide outstanding practice across our school with regards to SEND pupils and vulnerable learners.

The successful candidate will ensure that there is a culture of high expectations for SEND pupils, and that their needs are met to enable them to meet their full potential through high quality provision. Class teaching will form part of the role.

We are looking for someone who:

– Is highly organised, motivated and driven to succeed
– Has excellent analytical skills and the ability to make sound judgements
– Is a team member who will collaborate with colleagues to ensure excellent care and high quality learning
– Has exceptional communication skills to effectively deliver the decisions required to keep all pupils safe.

Previous Middle School experience is desirable, although not a requirement. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and positively encouraged

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. A DBS check will be required for this post.

Employee benefits

SEN allowance
Being part of a successful and caring school community
Ongoing CPD programme and training
A positive and friendly working environment
Pension Scheme

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Church of England
Education phase Middle Deemed Secondary
School size 519 pupils enrolled
Age range 9 to 13
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Website Edward Peake CofE VC Middle School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Edward Peake CofE VC Middle School

Edward Peake is mixed middle deemed secondary institution based in Biggleswade. At Edward Peake we believe that our pupils are our greatest asset therefore we are committed to providing an outstanding education for each and every pupil. Our core purpose is to enable pupils to make exceptional progress and support pupils’ personal well-being so that they can achieve outstanding outcomes. We are a friendly and welcoming school with a distinctive Christian ethos where pupils are able to live, love and learn.

School location

Potton Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 0EJ