SENCo, Slough

Closing date:

Grove AcademySlough

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 or earlier
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Negotiable
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking to recruit a SENCO who will take lead responsibility for improving outcomes for our SEN pupils both through specific and targeted action and support the school to improve the quality of  teaching and learning across the school. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Be resilient,  innovative and passionate about our students achieving their full potential 
  • Have a successful track record of working with SEN students and will hold (or prepared to gain) the National Award in Special Educational Needs Coordinator
  • Excited about the opportunity of working in an all-through school


If you are interested please contact Ms Andrea Fricker, Principal, at We are keen to meet suitable candidates immediately and interview ASAP. If you email please provide us with your phone number and we will ring you back. 

We are currently in temporary accommodation in the centre of Slough whilst a new school is built in the west of the town. 

For more information go to

Start date: January 2020

Closing date: 14th October (but we will interview earlier if a suitable candidate presents)

Interviews: ASAP

Unique collaboration

Grove Academy is the second school in the SASH Education Trust, which was set up by the Slough Association of Secondary Headteachers (SASH) as a vehicle for providing different choices for Slough families. As a result Grove has a unique, expert backing of professional colleagues and the support of our fellow trust school. 

CVs are not accepted so please complete the online application. 

We hope to hear from you because this is going to be fun!

Grove Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will require an enhanced DBS check.

Grove Academy is part of the SASH Education Trust, which is a charitable company limited by guarantee.  Company No 07956692. Registered in England and Wales.  Registered Offices: Ditton Park Academy, Kings Reach, Slough, SL3 7UX 

More about Grove Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: Wellington Street, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 1YG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1753 517359
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Unique curriculum

Grove Academy is the first all-through school to open in Slough and provides high quality education for 4 to 18 year olds. Grove is the second school to emerge from the unique collaboration of secondary schools in Slough. They creat...