Group Leader: SEN Advisory Teams, Bromley

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London Borough of BromleyBromley
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £76,968 to £84,576 (Teachers Terms and Conditions)
Contract term: Permanent

“I come to work every day to try to make sense of the challenges facing our residents and to provide good quality public services to meet their needs and have a positive impact on their lives. With the right leadership and support, and by building partnerships with staff, our service users and our partners, we will achieve the best outcomes for our service users. Join us on our journey to excellence!”
Ade Adetosoye OBE, Deputy Chief Executive and Executive Director, Education, Care and Health Services

We are now recruiting a Group Leader to lead and manage the SEN Advisory Teams and to contribute to the strategic leadership of the Education Service as a member of the SEN Leadership Team.

Whether you are a leader in children’s services, or an educationalist looking to move in to local government, you will be a strategic leader with a proven track record in the education sector.  You will have a passion for championing children and young people who have SEND, to secure their well-being and ensure they achieve the best possible outcomes.

You will have effective interpersonal skills to engage a wide range of stakeholders across education, social care and health to ensure a holistic support service is provided for children, young people and their families.

You will provide strong management and leadership, to motivate and develop staff teams in making a difference, promoting effective practice, conveying clear and consistent messages to parents and professional partners, including schools and settings.

Your strong leadership skills will develop and deliver strategies and working practices that promote Bromley’s shared vision of ‘Inclusion’ across the continuum of provision from SEN Support to Statutory services.

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to make a real and lasting difference for our children, young people and their families. Please download the full job description and person specification for more information.

For an informal discussion please contact Debi Christie, Head of Service: SEN on 020 8461 7896 or

To apply please visit

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 21st November 2018 and interviews will be scheduled for week commencing 26th November 2018.

Equal Opportunities Statement

We are committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.

We offer a generous package including competitive pay, career average pension scheme, flexible working practices and the Bromley Employee Benefits Scheme; Cycle2Work and a wide range of unique discounts.

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More about London Borough of Bromley
Address: Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley, Kent, BR1 3UH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 464 3333