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  • Job start date

    21 August 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • SENDCo (special educational needs and disabilities coordinator)

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Working pattern

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  • Three days as Senior Teacher at Diseworth C of E Primary plus one day SENDCO at Diseworth and also one day SENDCO at St Hardulph's Primary School

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

SEN Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an excellent practitioner who is:-

  • Passionate about learning and have a desire to make a difference
  • A value led individual with high expectations of achievement from themselves and others
  • A team player and willing to get involved in the full life of school
  • Have an ability to initiate and manage change
  • Maintain a calm and purposeful environment with positive reinforcement of behaviour
  • Have a flexible approach and excellent organisational skills
  • Positive and inspiring

We are seeking an SEND lead who:

  • Provides outstanding support and direction for the co-ordination of SEND across the two schools
  • Plays a key role within the schools to ensure high expectations of pupil attainment, progress and behavior
  • Committed to developing the full potential of all pupils.
  • Liaise effectively with all staff, parents/carers, external agencies and other schools
  • Conducting assessments and diligently monitoring the progress of students with special educational needs, making adjustments as necessary.
  • Ensures strict compliance with relevant legislation and maintaining meticulous records of support provision.

What the school offers its staff


  • Schools that are fully dedicated to developing every child to reach their full potential, irrespective of their ability.
  • Collaborative working within our shared BeSkilled group of schools to support our endeavours to work
  • Dedicated and friendly teams of professionals who are keen to develop and learn.
  • Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and develop through mentorship and coaching.
  • Exciting career development opportunities

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Diseworth Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
44 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01332 810208

We are a small, rural school, located near to East Midlands Airport, in North West Leicestershire. The size of our school enables staff to know each child individually and incredibly well. All children work hard to be: confident, compassionate, independent, life- long learners and be proud of their own ability. Our pupils will be well-prepared socially, morally, spiritually and intellectually for the next stage of their education. We greatly value the partnership between home and school so that children leave our school as happy, confident, healthy and responsible young people with a highly developed sense of duty and resilience. We recognise that all pupils are individuals and have their own needs, which are supported and developed accordingly.

Arranging a visit to Diseworth Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@diseworth.leics.sch.uk.

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