SENDCO, Cornwall

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St. Ives SchoolCornwall

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Start date: May 2020 or later by negotiation
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L6 – L10 (£46,457 - £51,311)
Contract term: Permanent

St Ives and Cape Cornwall Schools are highly successful 11-16 comprehensive schools serving one of the most attractive catchment areas in the UK.  As our shared SENDCo, you will work across both school sites, leading provision for our students with SEND.

We are seeking to recruit a SENDCO who shares our passion for sustained success.  Our SEND students achieve exceptionally strong outcomes and we wish to maintain and further improve rates of progress with a particular emphasis on improving literacy and numeracy levels across the school.  As SENDCO you will lead a team of committed and skilful staff to ensure no child is left behind.

You will need to be forward focused and an excellent communicator, able to form strong, effective relationships with colleagues, students and parents.  You will have the drive, passion and enthusiasm to make significant improvements and to champion the special educational needs of our children. 

Candidates are welcome to visit the schools in advance and can request a telephone conversation by contacting James Butterworth, Head of School, or Sarah Crawley, Head of School,

Applications and further details are on the school website and .

Completed application forms should be returned to

Closing date for applications: Monday 16th December @ 12 noon
Interviews: Week commencing 13th January 2020

St Ives and Cape Cornwall Schools are committed to the safeguarding of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory checks and references, including an Enhanced DBS check.

Tel: 01736 795608

More about St. Ives School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Higher Tregenna, St.Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2BB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1736 795608
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