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Head of SEND and Additional Needs (SENDCO)

Graveney SchoolWandsworth

Would you like the opportunity to work as part of a team of highly experienced and ambitious colleagues?

Graveney is an extremely popular and successful 11-18 School, located in South West London, SW17 with the benefit of being situated in beautiful campus-style surroundings with excellent facilities and a warm community atmosphere. We have a commitment to providing the best opportunities to all students and to developing the professional skills and career aspirations of our staff, within a supportive and collaborative environment.

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Designated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in March 2015 and widely recognised as one of the top 100 state funded schools in the country.

“Top performing local school again, based on an aggregation of the five key accountability measures…” The Times

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We are looking for an ambitious colleague to join a collaborative and supportive middle leadership team. As Head of SEND, you will lead and deliver an exceptional SEND and Inclusion provision to make a real difference to the lives of pupils, and help us generate the capacity for further exciting change and development in teaching and learning within our school. 

You will be well supported by a strong professional and administrative team which will enable you to focus on core strategic and operational priorities. 

As well as being a highly motivated individual, you will have well-developed leadership and management skills, be able to demonstrate a firm commitment to SEND education, as well as demonstrate experience of identifying, evaluating and providing effective strategies to support pupils with SEND and other vulnerable groups. There are opportunities for further progression for the right candidate. 

Closing date: Friday 14th May 2021

Interview date: w/c 17th or 24th May 2021

Please note that applications will be considered for shortlisting as and when they are received and we reserve the right to close the advert at any time.

Graveney School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will need to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Strictly no contact from agencies. Please respect this request.

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