Assistant SENCo, Gillingham, Kent

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Brompton AcademyGillingham, Kent

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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary plus £3,500 responsibility allowance
Contract term: Permanent

Would you like to work in a University sponsored school?

Are you seeking career development and progression?

We have the job for you.

Other benefits

· Assistance with accommodation or relocation package available (£500max).

· On going professional development

· Private health care, subject to satisfactory health check.

· Apple iPad

· Positive ethos and supportive environment

Brompton Academy, part of the newly formed University of Kent Academies Trust, is seeking to find an enthusiastic, forward thinking individual for the role of Assistant SENCO to assist in leading, managing and overseeing the day to day operation of the Academy’s SEND policy in accordance with the published national SEN policy and the 2014 SEND Code of Practice: 0–25 years. 

The successful candidate will have proven knowledge and experience of SEN, be well organised and be looking for the next step in their career.

The successful applicant will be coming to an academy and trust wide supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic (and down to earth) leadership team. We have a good team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people.

The Academy is an extremely popular oversubscribed school with a current Ofsted rating of Good. The Academy also has a 400+ Adult learner education programme.

The Academy moved into brand new buildings in September 2013, with outstanding facilities, and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement.

Prospective candidates are welcome to come and visit the School before application. If you would like to visit or discuss the role or have any queries, please email

Further information about the School can be found on the website -

To apply, please complete one of the following:

· Click on the link to apply on-line


· Download an application form from our website and email to

Closing date for applications is midday on 20 February 2018

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Brompton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Marlborough Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5HT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1634 852341
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