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Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO), Cheshire East

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St Thomas More Catholic High SchoolCheshire East

Salary: GBP £25,714 - £41,604 per year (Teachers Pay Range + SEN 2 Allowance)

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent

Date Posted:

Closing date:

Start date: 1st January 2021 or as soon after

Suitable for NQTs: No

Salary: Teachers Pay Scale

Plus SEN 2 allowance - £3,373-£4,479 per annum (depending on experience)

Required: 1st January 2021 or as soon after

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, creative and inspirational SENCO to lead the Special Educational Needs provision. The role will require high levels of personal and professional commitment and the ability to work successfully as part of a team will be essential.

You will be an excellent practitioner with the National SENCO Award (or equivalent) and under the direction of the headteacher be responsible for determining the strategic development of the SEN policy and provision in the school, the day-to-day operation of the SEN policy and co-ordination of specific provision to support individual pupils with SEN or a disability and provide professional guidance to colleagues, working closely with staff, parents and other agencies.

This role includes teaching and is split 25 hours teaching (including 3 PPA) and 25 hours SENCO across a two-week timetable.

We are a friendly and caring community placing the academic progress and welfare of our students at the heart of everything we do. Professional development is key to our ongoing success and so offer a variety of opportunities for professional development.

Applications from experienced teachers are welcomed. Please state on the application form what your subject(s) are.

For further information and application details please see the school website:

or email:

Mrs Catherine McGlone – PA to Headteacher & HR Manager

Closing date: Thursday 26th November 2020, 10:00am

Please do not apply online or download Cheshire East’s Application Form.

The academy is committed to safeguarding children and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Our commitment to safeguarding is underpinned by robust processes and checks which are in place.

Recruitment and hiring during COVID-19: Despite the challenges we face, recruitment and hiring for all appointments will continue for STM vacancies with as little disruption as possible over the coming weeks and months. Applications will still be reviewed and interviews conducted in a timely manner, although interview activities will vary. If you have any queries or concerns, please get in touch with Catherine McGlone.


Applications closed

More about St Thomas More Catholic High School

Type: Mainstream School

Phase: Secondary

Funding status: State - Academy

Gender: Mixed

Age Range: 11 - 16 years

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Address: Dane Bank Avenue, Crewe, Cheshire, CW2 8AE, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 1270 568 014


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