14 days remaining to apply

  • Earliest start date

    6 November 2023

  • Latest start date

    5 January 2024

  • Closing date

    13 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - This is a full time, advisory post, Monday to Friday supporting nurseries, childminders and parents to enable them to meet the needs of children with speech, language and social communication needs.

Contract type

Fixed term - September 2026

Pay scale

MPS / UPS dependent on experience

Additional allowances

+ SEN Points (depending on qualifications and experience)

What skills and experience we're looking for

In this role you will be working closely with the Early Years Inclusion Service to provide support for children within the early years and foundation stage with SEND related communication and interaction. We are looking for someone who is able to work across the early years graduated approach to inclusion as part of a multi-agency response. The successful candidate should have a detailed knowledge of how to develop children's speech, language and social communication needs and preferably experience of working as a SENDco. Our core principle is that families are at the centre of our work.

What the school offers its staff

You will be joining a dedicated team of early years practitioners who will be supported by the local authority and the Early Years Southwest Stronger Practice Hub. We are able to offer a high level of professional development training.

All candidates will be expected to go through rigorous safeguarding checks and disclose a full work experience with references. Gaps in employment will be check.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is committed to safeguarding our pupils and we ensure that all staff within the organisation complete a full DBS and complete vetting and barring procedures.

Applying for the job

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About Plym Bridge Nursery and Day Care

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 0 to 5
Education phase
View all Nurseryjobs
School size
48 pupils enrolled
Age range
Not given
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Phone number

We are a maintained nursery school which caters for children from birth to five years. We run two provisions; one is a daycare provision for birth to two years and the other is a nursery provision. We specialise in developing staff who are highly skilled in managing children with a wide range of special needs as well as mainstream pupils. We are part of the IDEAL Federation which includes an additional nursery school and a primary school as well as a PVI nursery. We are also running the Early Years Southwest Stronger Practice Hub for the southwest region. We work closely with Plymouth Local Authority and manage the Speech and Language Education Team for the city through a service level agreement.

Arranging a visit to Plym Bridge Nursery and Day Care

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email tbowden@yfps.co.uk.

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