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Deputy Headteacher - SENCO

High Ongar Primary SchoolEssex

High Ongar Primary School 

Deputy Headteacher/ SENCO

Full Time – Classroom Based 3 days per week

Leadership Scale L1 – L5

Required 1st September 2021


This vacancy requires someone with the National SENDCo award or someone committed to obtaining the qualification within 18 months.

We want our Deputy Head/SENCO to:

· have a passion for teaching, learning, school improvement and inclusion for all

· have a clear vision for the inclusion of all pupils

· expect the highest standards from all staff and pupils

· be an outstanding teacher with an excellent knowledge of the primary age range and curriculum 

· to support the Head Teacher in effectively leading school development within a dedicated team

· be an excellent communicator with a strong commitment to working in partnership with staff, pupils, families and external agencies

· have an excellent understanding of successful approaches and interventions to support pupil progress

· have an up to date knowledge of the new SEND Framework and Code of Practice

· have the skills to effectively line manage staff and be committed to supporting others to develop their practice

· Hold the highest regard for the safeguarding of all pupils and staff

In return we offer:

· A committed staff team who work collaboratively to maximise outcomes for our pupils

· Collaborative work within a supportive multi academy trust with regular opportunities for CPD

· Strong support from our Head teacher and multi academy trust

· A fantastic opportunity to develop skills and knowledge within a supportive team

Closing date: Monday 12th April 2021 at Midday

Interview date:  19th & 20th April 2021

Further details are available from the school website http://www.highongar.essex.sch.uk

For an application form, please contact the school office  

Tel: 01277 363761

email: admin@highongar.essex.sch.uk 

www.bridgeacademytrust.org

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Bridge Academy Trust welcomes applications from those of all backgrounds, faiths and ethnic groups.


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