Teacher with SENDCO Responsibility

Mullion Community Primary School, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 7DF

This job expired on 2 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    Spring Term 1

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    12 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£28k to £38,810

Additional allowances

SEN 1 payment of £2384 FTE

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a passionate and dedicated SENDCO for 1.5 days per week to join our team at Mullion Community Primary School. This post will be dedicated to the role of SENDCO and does not involve any responsibility for teaching a class.

As SENDCO, your key responsibilities will be:

  • Develop and oversee the implementation of the school’s SEN strategy and policy;
  • Carry out assessments of pupils with SEN to identify needs and monitor progress, including observations in the classroom and meeting with teachers and parents;
  • Work with classroom teachers, SLT, parents and relevant external agencies to develop, implement and monitor individual support / learning plans;
  • Work proactively and effectively in collaboration and partnership with learners, parents/carers, governors, other staff and external agencies in the best interests of pupils;
  • You will work with a solution-focused approach in order to achieve the best possible outcomes for the pupils of Mullion Community Primary school. You will also be committed to working in partnership with colleagues within Truro and Penwith Academy Trust

What the school offers its staff

Mullion Community Primary School is located in the small village of Mullion on the Lizard Peninsula.

The school caters for children between the ages of 4 - 11. Currently we have 153 pupils on roll and offer a rich & diverse curriculum, as well as a well-developed programme ofextracurricular and after-school activities.We have an inclusive ethos and embrace diversity. In January 2023 we will be joining Truro and Penwith Academy Trust and have embraced the early stages of this since September 2022. Our school also enjoys working collaboratively with our hub schools as well as having excellent links with the local Pre-School, Flying Gulls which is based on site.

The school has a Headteacher, a Head of School, 3 full time teachers and 6 part time teachers. In addition, we have a team of highly skilled and dedicated support staff who are a key part of our teaching and learning team. Our SENDCO and our SEN TA are integral to the effectiveness of our team.

We are strongly committed to staff development and learning and are committed to all staff growing professionally.

Commitment to safeguarding

TPAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, workers, volunteers, governors and trustees to share this commitment.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a Safeguarding Self-Declaration Form as part of their application. We will also carry out online searches as part of our due diligence on the shortlisted candidates, as updated in the Keeping Children Safe in Education recommendations. This may help identify any incidents or issues that have happened, and are publicly available online, which the School or Trust might want to explore with the candidate at interview.

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About Mullion Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
152 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Phone number
01326 240585

Arranging a visit to Mullion Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email secretary@mullion-ji.cornwall.sch.uk.

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