SENDCO

The Roundhill Academy, Leicester, Leicestershire

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Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,371 to £40,489

Job description

Job Purpose
To ensure that the provision for all students with SEND is appropriate to their needs and to establish a culture that promotes excellence, equality and high expectations of staff and students.

General Responsibilities
• Support the mission statement, values and ethos of the Trust;
• Demonstrate a commitment to safeguarding children as a priority;
• Be aware of and comply with relevant policies and procedures, including (but not exhaustive) those relating to:o Child protection
o Health, safety and security
o Code of Conduct
o Whistleblowing
o Confidentiality and data protection
• Be aware of and support difference and ensure equal opportunities for all
• Commitment to develop own professional skills;
• Work co-operatively as part of an immediate and wider team to aid effective working practices and a good quality education to the children and students within our Trust
• Role model behaviours and qualities to colleagues and students that align with Trust values and Code of Conduct
• Undertake any other duties which may reasonably be regarded as within the nature of the

Essential educational requirements

Degree

Essential qualifications

QTS

Essential skills and experience

Exceptional classroom practitioner, able to deliver Quality First Teaching

Skilful Communicator with all stakeholders involved in a child’s progress

Able to use ICT effectively to analyse data, write reports, set up systems and record keeping

Be able to lead a team as well as contributing to the success of teams

Be committed to Continued Professional Development to ensure SEND provision is both current and progressive

Foster positive relationships and links with external agencies

Employee benefits

TLR1B £10,570

Support with the SENDCO Qualification Training

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 825 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Roundhill Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email school.enquiries@roundhill.leics.sch.uk

School location

997 Melton Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 8GQ