4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    6 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    30 October 2023


This teaching role is at more than one school in the trust. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000 - £46,525

Pay scale


Additional allowances

SEN Allowance (£2,539)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • The Parkland Federation
  • SENDCo across both Infant and Junior School
  • full time

We have an exciting opportunity to appoint a SENDCo from January 2024 to work across The Parkland Federation.

If you can demonstrate the following, then we'd be delighted to hear from you:

  • Able to ensure the effective implementation of the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities strategy (SEND) for pupils at our schools
  • Ensuring statutory requirements are fulfilled and ensuring the school follows identified best practice
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Commitment to teamwork in supporting school improvement
  • Outstanding knowledge of the KS1/KS2 Curriculum
  • The ability to ensure all pupils achieve their true potential through appropriate differentiation and challenge
  • A commitment to supporting Senior Leaders in driving the school forward
  • Work closely with other staff to ensure that vulnerable groups are effectively provided for to ensure that they make at least expected progress
  • A passion for creativity
  • A love of animals and the outside environment.

Further details of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

What the school offers its staff

The Parkland Federation is a team of hardworking and committed staff who work hard to create the right environment for all children to learn through quality first teaching and a broad and balanced Curriculum. If you think that you will complement our existing team, we would love to hear from you.

The Parkland Federation is part of Swale Academies Trust, one of the leading Multi-Academy Trusts in the South East with a highly effective record in school improvement. We are currently looking for an outstanding and dynamic SENDCo to join us.

Further details about the role

Completed application forms should be sent to Dawn Berhane, Office Manager at dawn.berhane@swale.at or by post to Parkland Junior School, Brassey Avenue, Eastbourne, BN22 9QJ. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.

If you require any further insight into our school, please visit www.theparklandfederation.org.

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact recruitment@swale.at or 01795 905989 (option 2)

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interview Date: 12th December 2023

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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 dawn.berhane@swale.at

Skilled worker visa sponsorship is not available for this job.
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About the schools

Multi-academy trust

School Details

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 7
Education phase
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School size
178 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 7

Arranging a visit to Swale Academies Trust

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email dawn.berhane@swale.at.

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