SENDCO Easebourne CofE Primary School, Midhurst, West Sussex

Job description

Strategic development of special educational needs

Essential educational requirements

The SENCO will be expected to fulfil the professional responsibilities of a teacher, as set out in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document

Essential qualifications

• Qualified teacher status
• National Award for SEN Co-ordination, or a willingness to
complete it within 3 years of appointment
• Degree

Essential skills and experience

• Teaching experience
• Experience of working at a whole-school level
• Involvement in self-evaluation and development planning
• Experience of conducting training/leading INSET
• Sound knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice
• Understanding of what makes ‘quality first’ teaching, and of
effective intervention strategies
• Ability to plan and evaluate interventions
• Data analysis skills, and the ability to use data to inform
provision planning
• Effective communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to build effective working relationships
• Ability to influence and negotiate
• Good record-keeping skills

Employee benefits

strategic development of special educational needs

About Easebourne CofE Primary School

Wheelbarrow Castle, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9AG
LA Maintained School
Easebourne CofE Primary School website (opens in a new window)