Head of Learning Support and SENCo

Bishopsgate SchoolSurrey

If you have a passion for helping every child reach their potential and a gift for inspiring young minds, we are looking for you.  Our new Head of Learning Support and SENCo will be ready to join our outstanding teaching staff at the start of the Michaelmas Term 2021.

You must have an excellent understanding of the statutory legislation concerning Safeguarding, Child Protection, Equal Opportunities, Health and Safety and SEN and be an experienced teacher between KS1 and KS3. Ideally you will have some knowledge of the Pre Senior Baccalaureate (PSB) ethos and framework. You must be passionate about supporting all of our teaching staff in the theory and practice of providing effectively for the individual needs of all our students so that they can grow academically, socially and emotionally. You will have experience of leading and working with a team.

We highly value our reputation as an excellent employer, and the successful candidate will benefit from a Contributory Pension Scheme, free and delicious lunch and snacks during term time, free staff parking, Cycle to Work scheme, all the benefits of our 'Bishopsgate Elevate' wellbeing programme, use of the beautiful swimming pool and new sports complex, and the opportunity to grow and develop professional skills and qualifications.

The School reserves the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so applicants are encouraged to apply immediately as this job may be withdrawn at any point without notice. In any event, the closing date for applications is 28th February 2021 and interviews will take place in week beginning 1st March.

Bishopsgate School is committed to providing a safe environment for its pupils and staff. Applicants for this post will be required to provide proof of identity at interview and undergo an enhanced DBS check before starting work.

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