28 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    18 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 March 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

SEN allowance £2,384

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will:

  • have QTS with a minimum of two years classroom experience
  • be an excellent practitioner who can deliver highly effective SEND leadership to inspire and motivate others
  • be passionate about providing the best possible provision for children with additional needs
  • hold the National SENCO award or be willing to work towards it
  • be an integral part of the Senior Leadership team
  • have an excellent understanding of how to secure progress and improve outcomes for all pupils
  • be able to model good practice within the classroom
  • have experience of effectively supporting colleagues to develop their practice
  • have the knowledge and skills to liaise effectively with a range of agencies
  • be able to effectively monitor practice across the school and take appropriate action
  • be able to liaise effectively with families in a range of situations
  • enjoy working as part of a team
  • be supportive of our Catholic ethos

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:
  • an inclusive environment where all children are valued
  • happy children with a desire to learn and be their best
  • a welcoming, friendly and dedicated staff team
  • a caring and supportive working environment and approach that recognises the importance of well-being
  • opportunities for continued professional development

Further details about the role

The Governing Body of St Felix RC Primary is seeking to appoint an experienced, dedicated and professional SENCO to join our friendly and inclusive Catholic Primary School, in order to lead special needs provision across the school. The successful candidate will join the Senior Leadership Team to contribute to the school improvement journey.

Salary is within the MPS/UPS1 range but will be dependent on experience, in line with our pay policy. The post is non-class based. There may be some opportunity to deliver bespoke interventions for our SEND children.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Check is required for all successful applicants, together with two referees.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to admin@st-felixrc.suffolk.sch.uk

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About St Felix Roman Catholic Primary School, Haverhill

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
261 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01440 703775

A Catholic school located in Haverhill with good links to the Parish of St Felix. It is part of the Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Academy Trust.

Arranging a visit to St Felix Roman Catholic Primary School, Haverhill

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@st-felixrc.suffolk.sch.uk.

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