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Employer Castlebrook High School
Location Bury
Salary MPS plus TLR1a & SEN allowance
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018 or as soon as possible

Mission Statement:To work together to inspire and challenge our learners to achieve excellence

This mission statement is summed up in our motto:-
INSPIRE, CHALLENGE, EXCEL
Vision: OUTSTANDING IN EVERYTHING WE DO
Our Values: RESPECT, PRIDE, AMBITION

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator to lead our Inclusion Team. This role will involve leading on inclusion for the school to maximise learner outcomes. We want an experienced teacher who has passion and enthusiasm alongside the skills and desire to develop and nurture every child in their care. You will also be an excellent teacher and know how to model effective practice for learners with a full range of additional learning needs to ensure their needs are addressed in the most effective way.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated teacher looking for significant career development. You will have the ability to teach across the key stages and feel confident in leading your fellow colleagues to success.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be a qualified SENCO
  • be a qualified teacher with the knowledge and experience of teaching learners with special educational needs
  • have experience of leading and managing staff in developing and implementing effective provision for the whole range of vulnerable learners including EAL
  • have good literacy and mathematical skills
  • be hard working and adaptable to change
  • have a secure understanding and knowledge of observing children’s learning
  • have knowledge and understanding of record preparation and keeping in relation to SEND learners
  • be able to evidence leading on improving learner outcomes

Castlebrook High School is an academy within the Shaw Education Trust. The Trust is led by an Executive Leadership Team steeped in school leadership and improvement experience: www.shaw-education.org.uk. They are committed to the continued professional development of all members of staff and the sustained successful performance of all its academies. Career opportunities within the Trust are significant. All leaders are supported to excel. There is a bespoke leadership pathway programme which enables the next stage of professional growth within the group.

We are going to create something exceptional for the young people in our community and if this ambition appeals to you, we would be delighted to receive your application.

The school is committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of learners and all staff must share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo appropriate screening including an Enhanced DBS checks.

The school is committed to the ongoing professional development of all its employees.

Should you wish to apply, please return your completed application to Mrs S. Armstrong, Academy Principal at castlebrook@bury.gov.uk . Further details and application forms are downloadable from this website.

Closing date: noon on Wednesday 21st June 2017
Interview date: Thursday 29th June 2017

About the employer

Information about Castlebrook High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years

Locations and contacts

Parr Lane
Bury
Lancashire
BL9 8LP
United Kingdom
+44 161 796 3380