SENDCo, Oxfordshire

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Carterton Community CollegeOxfordshire

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Start date: January 2020 onwards
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS plus TLR 2:2
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint an energetic, innovative and committed teacher to lead the provision for our SEND students.

This is an exciting opportunity for a colleague who has the drive to have a significant impact and who wants to develop their career.

The SENDCo will be a qualified teacher who  holds or is working towards the National SENDCo Award. 

The role includes: 

  • To co-ordinate and lead the SEND provision across the school and manage the relevant systems, processes and procedures to support the students in our care, in accordance with the published policies, both local and national.
  • To understand and ensure compliance with the SEND code of practice and equal opportunities legislation. 
  • To lead and manage teaching assistant provision across the school. 
  • Identifying and supporting the needs of students with SEND through observation, screening and tracking of progress data
  • To support all teaching staff in understanding the characteristics of effective teaching and learning styles to support students with SEND. 
  • To effectively liaise with and develop relationships with the Local Authority; External Agencies; Parents and other schools. 

Carterton Community College is an improving, ambitious and dynamic school which has a sharp focus on maximising the achievement of students across all curriculum areas. We want to give our students the best possible start in life. 

For further information or to apply, please contact Jenny Waller Headteacher’s PA on:

Safer Recruitment Statement

Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All users are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.

More about Carterton Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Upavon Way, Carterton, Oxfordshire, OX18 1BU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1993 841611
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