SEN Literacy Co-ordinator, Headington, Oxford

Closing date:

Cheney SchoolHeadington, Oxford

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,846.53 – £19,571.49
Contract term: Permanent

Cheney School is a popular, high-performing school located in the heart of Oxford serving a diverse community of students who are eager to learn and to be challenged. 

We are committed to continuous professional development and have wide-ranging training and development opportunities. We are also mindful of the competing demands people face in their lives and are happy to consider part-time applications.

Cheney School is looking for a skilled and enthusiastic professional who can play a key role in leading our successful programme of targeted 1: 1 and small group Literacy provision within a thriving and well-resourced Learning Support Department. 

This is a valuable opportunity for an individual who:

  • Has good knowledge and relevant qualifications in supporting young people with      literacy difficulties
  • Can demonstrate the leadership skills to manage a small team
  • Has experience in teaching or supporting students with literacy difficulties
  • Enjoys helping young people to overcome the barriers to learning presented by      their literacy difficulties. 

Visits to the school prior to interview are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit or if you would like more information about the role, please contact: Richard Coombs, SENCo, on: 

The post is for 37 hours per week, term-time plus one week, as directed. The post is paid on Grade 7 (Points 22 to 25 - £22,661 - £22,658). Actual salary payable: £17,846.53 – £19,571.49 per annum.

The position comes with membership of a comprehensive Healthcare Benefits Plan.

How to Apply:

Please download an application pack from below.

In addition to your application form please email a letter of application, detailing reasons for your interest in this post and your relevant skills and experience to:

Closing date: 8am, Wednesday 18 April 2018.

Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

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More about Cheney School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7QH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 765726
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