SENCO & Inclusion Leader, Kensington and Chelsea

Closing date:

Marlborough Primary SchoolKensington and Chelsea

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 or as soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale/Upper Scale Plus SEN Allowance
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Draycott Avenue, London SW3 3AP

SENCO and Inclusion Leader

Main Scale/UPS + SEN allowance

Required for January 2020 or as soon as possible

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Marlborough Primary School are recruiting a dynamic, forward-thinking SENCO to lead SEN and Inclusion in our state-of-the-art 2 FE Primary School and 12-place Autism Provision located in the heart of Chelsea. Recently rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted (February 2019), Marlborough is committed to achievement for all.  

We are looking for an outstanding teacher with a passion for SEND and high expectations of all children’s learning and behaviour to lead and manage high quality provision for SEND pupils across the school. The successful candidate will preferably hold the National SENDCO Award or be committed to achieving it within 3 years.  

We are seeking to appoint a teacher who:

 is an outstanding teacher able and confident to motivate staff and pupils

 has the drive and ability to secure excellent progress and attainment for all children regardless of their starting point

 has the vision, knowledge and skills to work with our talented team of teachers and support staff to ensure excellent provision, inclusive practice and outcomes for children with SEN

 knows how to identify pupils needs and utilise additional resources for pupils

 develops a strong partnership with parents, external agencies and the wider school community

 is committed to ensuring achievement for all though equal access and opportunity and aspiration for all children

 buys into our five core values – we are equal, we include everyone, we ask questions, we are creative, we are learners

We can offer you:

 a non-class based, full-time SENCO position

 a supportive, collegiate and motivated team 

 high quality CPD with opportunities for career progression

 enthusiastic, friendly children with a love of learning 

 an inclusive school with a ‘can do’ ethos where success is recognised 

 strong and ambitious leadership with a clear sense of strategic direction

 an opportunity to innovate and take risks

 a state of the art brand new school building with amazing facilities for learning 

 supportive parents and governors 

Visits are welcome and can be made by contacting Janet Wallace on 0207 589 8553 or Learn more about the school by visiting our website or visiting our Twitter feed @marlboroughsw3.

Please contact the school for an application pack on 0207 589 8553 or by emailing or click the quick apply button on TES online. Completed application forms should be emailed to


Closing date : Thursday 14th November 2019 at noon

Interviews : Week beginning 25th November 2019  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will undergo full DBS checks.

More about Marlborough Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Draycott Avenue, Chelsea, London, SW3 3AP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7589 8553
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Marlborough Primary School is  an inclusive, well established and welcoming two form entry primary school serving a diverse local population in the heart of Chelsea. The school has been in existence since 1878 and we are proud of its place withi...