We would accept applications for full-time or part-time (0.8 FTE).
Southfields Academy offers a unique and exciting working environment for a SENCo who is committed to inclusion and looking to further their career in SEND. This post would suit applicants who have recently completed or are in the process of completing their SENCO qualification as the post-holder would be reporting to the Senior Teacher - SEN, who is very experienced in special educational needs.
As SENCo, you will be working within the mainstream school which caters for a very wide range of SEND as we have a highly inclusive ethos. In addition, you will work closely with the ASD resource base manager. Wandsworth’s Hearing Support Centre is also situated at the academy meaning that you will be able to develop your own skills and knowledge working alongside these specialist bases, as well as supporting staff across the school to cater for the wide-ranging needs of the students they are working with on a day-to-day basis.
Southfields also has an SEN department where small group interventions take place with learning support teaching staff and qualified dyslexia specialists. It would be beneficial for the candidate to have experience of dyslexia interventions. The department is headed up by the Senior Teacher, SEN and is line-managed by the Deputy Head for Teaching and Learning, which highlights the importance of inclusion and quality first teaching for those with SEND across the school.
The Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, marital status, disability or age. All applicants are considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the job. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.
All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
The Academy will only accept applications directly from candidates themselves.
If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume you were unsuccessful on this occasion.
Please note we reserve the right to close this post early, should we receive a high volume of applications.
Previous applicants need not apply.