St Ives and Cape Cornwall Schools are highly successful 11-16 comprehensive schools serving one of the most attractive catchment areas in the UK. As our shared SENDCo, you will work across both school sites, leading provision for our students with SEND.
We are seeking to recruit a SENDCO who shares our passion for sustained success. Our SEND students achieve exceptionally strong outcomes and we wish to maintain and further improve rates of progress with a particular emphasis on improving literacy and numeracy levels across the school. As SENDCO you will lead a team of committed and skilful staff to ensure no child is left behind.
You will need to be forward focussed and an excellent communicator, able to form strong, effective relationships with colleagues, students and parents. You will have the drive, passion and enthusiasm to make significant improvements and to champion the special educational needs of our children.
Candidates are welcome to visit the schools in advance and can request a telephone conversation by contacting James Butterworth, Head of School, email@example.com or Sarah Crawley, Head of School, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Applications and further details are on the school website www.st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk and www.cape.cornwall.sch.uk . Completed application forms should be returned to email@example.com .
St Ives and Cape Cornwall Schools are committed to the safeguarding of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory checks and references, including an Enhanced DBS check
Essential educational requirements
Essential skills and experience
Up to date knowledge of SEN Code of Practice.
Able to use data effectively to track student progress and provide effective intervention.
Champion for children.
Hardworking & conscientious.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Clear understanding of Inclusion.
Good sense of humour.
Confident in sharing expertise.
Strong leadership qualities.
About St Ives School
- Higher Tregenna, St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2BB
- St Ives School website (opens in a new window)