SENDCo, Brent

Closing date:

Oliver Goldsmith Primary SchoolBrent

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Main/Upper Scale + TLR 2a
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Contract type: Part Time 3dpw (0.6)

At Oliver Goldsmith Primary School, we pride ourselves on inspiring our pupils to be lifelong learners, always striving to reach their full potential. We believe in a strong community ethos where parents, pupils and staff work together in partnership to provide each child with the very best learning opportunities. Oliver Goldsmith is a high performing school in the borough with pupil outcomes above national. Oliver Goldsmith pupils are proud of their school, they are well presented, polite, kind and hard-working; they uphold the school’s ethos, values and its motto of ‘Inspiring a love of learning’.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic SENDCo with a clear vision for exceptional inclusive provision to build upon the school’s successes. We gained the Inclusion Quality Mark in 2018 and are looking for a SENDCo to grow and extend our provision on our journey to outstanding.

We are looking for a SENDCo who is:

  • A champion for children’s needs
  • An inspirational teacher, who understands how children learn
  • Ambitious for all pupils with SEND and from other identified vulnerable groups
  • Able to engage and motivate colleagues and support them to improve their practice

The candidate will hold the National Award for SEN Co-ordination or be willing to complete this within three years of appointment.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be subject to DBS checks.

If you are interested in joining us on at Oliver Goldsmith, do come and meet us.
For further details contact Mrs Dipti Babhania, School Business Manager, on 020 8205 6038 or email:

Closing Date for applications: Mon 14 October 2019, at 12 noon.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 16th October 2019

More about Oliver Goldsmith Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Coniston Gardens, Kingsbury, London, NW9 0BD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8205 6038