SENCo, Oxfordshire

Closing date:

Heyford Park Free SchoolOxfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L8-12 £47,501 - £52,414 p.a
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Role: SENDCo

Salary: L8-12 £47,501 - £52,414 p.a

Start date: January 2020

Hours of work: Full time

Are you a great teacher committed to ensuring children with special educational needs have high quality provision that is inclusive ensuring they make excellent progress?  Have you experience of leading provision for special educational needs in a primary or secondary school?  Do you have an excellent understanding of the SEN Code of Practice?  Are you willing to embrace change?  If the answers are yes then we a role for you.

Our all-through Free School opened in September 2013; we are oversubscribed. The secondary phase is over subscribed and there has been experiencing rapid.  Our fantastic heritage site has been fully refurbished and provides a unique learning environment. Small year groups enable us to know every child well and personalise their learning. We are forward-thinking, with the freedom to shape our school curriculum in response to the needs of the local community, businesses and our students.  As a small school we aim to and do know every one of our students well, providing an environment that allows them to achieve what they are truly capable of… promoting both academic progress and a ‘can do’ attitude.”


As a member of the senior leadership team, this is a unique opportunity to bring your vision of best practice to the development of our school. 

We can offer you:

- A comprehensive professional development package working in partnership with OTSA as well as the local authority teams

- Fantastic facilities and a great setting

- A supportive school team committed to supporting all our children to achieve their dreams.

- A community that is supportive and wiling to contribute to opportunities for all our children 

- Access to community gym facilities 

We expect you to deliver consistently high quality teaching and we have a ‘no excuses’ culture. Together we take steps to ensure no child is left behind in their learning.  

Closing Date: Monday 16th September 2019, 9am

Interviews will be held on: Friday 20th September 2019

Applications must be made using the Heyford Park Free School Application Form which should be submitted along with an Equal Opportunities Statement.

Please note that we advise applying promptly as we reserve the right to close and interview early if sufficient suitable applications have been received.

To discuss this role or book a visit please contact Ms Karen Healey, Principal, on 01869 232203 or email

Heyford Park Free School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

More about Heyford Park Free School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: 52 Camp Road, Heyford Park, Upper Heyford, Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX25 5HD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1869 232 203
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