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Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCo) required for September 2024

  • Employer: Our Lady of Grace
  • Reference: OLOG/24/275422
  • Published: Tue 26/03/2024, 15:04 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 22/04/2024, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary: M4 - UPs3 (depending on experience & qualification) (inner London)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St Helen’s Catholic Primary School, Newham

St Helen’s Catholic Primary School
(part of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy Trust)
Chargeable Lane, London, E13 8DW
Tel: 0207 476 1785
Email: info@st-helens.olog.org.uk
www.st-helens.newham.sch.uk
www.ourladyofgraceacademy.org.uk
Headteacher: Claire Doherty

Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCo) required for September 2024

Salary: M4 - UPs3 (depending on experience & qualification)
Contract type: Full time
Contract term: Fixed Term to move to permanent
Start date: September 2024

St Helen’s is a two form entry primary school with a Pre-School & Nursery and is part of the Our
Lady of Grace Catholic Academy Trust. Our main aim is to develop our children in a holistic sense including academic and emotional skills. Our staff and governors work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcomes for all our children.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all
staff and volunteers to share this commitment therefore an enhanced DBS is required for this post.

What we are looking for:
● An enthusiastic, inspirational SENCo to join our dedicated team
● Qualified Teacher Status and has or willing to study for the National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination (NASENCo) qualification
● The energy and commitment to make a difference and a desire to ensure that all pupils reach their full potential
● Be committed to providing the highest standards of provision for SEND pupils
● Be an excellent practitioner with high expectations and a commitment to raising standards, using and developing innovative and resourceful teaching methods
● Be able to demonstrate effective communication skills with all members of the school community
● Have a good understanding of the EYFS, KS1 and KS2 curriculum
● Be enthusiastic and have a positive attitude
● Provide a safe and healthy environment following safeguarding procedures

What we can offer:
● The chance to work in an innovative and forward thinking school
● Opportunities for professional development (school and trust wide)
● Happy and enthusiastic staff and children
● A supportive leadership team
● Opportunities to work in partnership with SENCOs across the Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy Trust

This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to help us make a difference and continue to move the school forward. Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Application forms and further details can be found on our website
https://www.st-helens.newham.sch.uk/vacancies/ or telephone 020 7476 1785.

Applications to be returned by email to info@st-helens.olog.org.uk or in person to the school office.

If you have not received any notification before the interview date, please presume that your application has been unsuccessful.

Closing Date: 12.00 noon on Mon 22nd April 2024 Interviews: W/C 6th May 2024

Applicants are informed that if appointed to this post their contract of employment will be with Our Lady of Grace Catholic Multi Academy Trust, who is the employer. A CES contract will be issued to the successful candidate.

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Multi Academy Trust & St Helen’s Catholic Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Downloads

  • Job Description - SENCO
  • Application form
  • Application form notes
  • Consent to obtain References
  • Reasonable Adjustment Statements - Equalities Act 2010
  • Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 - Disclosure Form

How to Apply

To apply download an application form / Application forms and further details can be found on our website https://www.st-helens.newham.sch.uk/vacancies/ or telephone 020 7476 1785.

Applications to be returned by email to info@st-helens.olog.org.uk or in person to the school office.

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  • Employer: Our Lady of Grace
  • Reference: OLOG/24/275422
  • Published: Tue 26/03/2024, 15:04 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 22/04/2024, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary: M4 - UPs3 (depending on experience & qualification) (inner London)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St Helen’s Catholic Primary School, Newham

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