This job expired on 16 June 2023

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    16 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • SENDCo (special educational needs and disabilities coordinator)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 4 days Monday-Thursday

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - From September 2023 for 1 year or earlier return of postholder

Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR SEN allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

Applications are welcome from experienced SENDCos and those who do not yet have the qualification but who have significant experience supporting children with SEND.

We are looking for a motivated and experienced SENDCo who has a proven track record in improving outcomes for those children with SEND. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate excellent class teaching as well as a thorough understanding of the techniques and strategies that are most effective in support children with additional needs. They must be creative, inspirational and have the ability to make learning purposeful and relevant – helping our children to raise their aspirations and believe in their own abilities to succeed and shine. As part of the Inclusion team, the successful candidate will help plan and deliver sessions to children in our nurture style provision. Team work is very important to us so effective communication and the ability to build positive relationships with all children, their families and colleagues is essential.

What the school offers its staff

In return the school and Trust can offer enthusiastic and motivated pupils who want to learn and achieve. There are numerous opportunities to network with colleagues and develop professionally as well as feel personally supported. We have a hardworking, dedicated and supportive team of staff and governors who are excited to meet you.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring check in line with Section 115 of The Police Act 1997.

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About Woodhouse West Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
401 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 2692602

Sheffield South East Trust (SSET) formed in 2016 and unites six local primary schools. The schools within the Trust work closely together for the benefit of the children and communities they serve. There are many opportunities for support, training and networking between the schools.

Arranging a visit to Woodhouse West Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@woodhousewest.sheffield.sch.uk.

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