Head of Learning Success / SENCO

St Peter's Preparatory SchoolDevon

Part Time - 0.4 FTE over four days

A passionate and highly-committed individual is required to join one of the most successful and forward-looking independent preparatory schools in the South West, awarded Excellent in all categories in a recent ISI Inspection (March 2020).  Teaching and learning is at the centre of all we do.

This is a part-time (0.4 FTE) permanent opportunity for the right person to join our outstanding and committed staff team from the start of next academic year as Head of Learning Success / SENCO.  The hours will be spread over four days and the successful candidate will lead the day-to-day provision of support for pupils with special educational needs, providing specialist guidance in order secure high quality teaching and the effective use of resources., They will also be required to teach an Upper Key Stage 2 Maths or English set.

We are seeking a qualified teacher with experience of teaching children up to Year 6 (and ideally up Year 8), and who either holds the National Award for SEN Coordination or who has completed a range of professional development in SEN.  We are ideally looking for someone with a proven track record as a SENCO and with excellent knowledge and understanding of the SEN Code of Practice.

A salary of up to £15,246 (£38,115 pro rata) is available for the right candidate.

** Please note that applications will only be accepted on the School’s own application form.  We are unable to consider CVs **

Further information about the school, a job description and an application form are on our website. 

Closing Date:               Thursday 15 April 2021

Provisional Interview Date: Friday 23 April 2021

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check. 

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