SENDCO (Fixed Term Contract)

We are looking for a SENDCO (fixed term contract) to join our friendly, committed and hardworking team at this successful, highly regarded primary school, from September 2024 to August 2025.  

Salary:  Main Pay Scale up to M6

Hours: 32.5

Contract type: Full Time (Fixed Term Contract)

Responsible for: SEND

As a school we are mindful of wellbeing and have introduced the following to support worklife balance of staff.

  • staff meetings are only 1 hour and other CPD is creatively planned into the school working-day through Team Meetings and a supportive coaching model
  • a wellbeing day for staff who demonstrate commitment to supporting school related activities such as discos and PTA events
  • a ‘live marking approach’ which emphasises the importance of in the moment feedback as part of lessons
  • regular release for subject leaders to support their subject leadership
  • PPA at home
  • shared team planning within a 3-form entry primary
  • an SLT which is supportive and are streamlining systems and processes to reduce unnecessary paperwork and workload.
  • Exploration of how technology can support workload

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and excellent classroom practitioner, who has a proven record of improving the quality of education within a school.  

This school is a member of Peterborough Diocese Education Trust (PDET) https://www.pdet.org.uk/ and has a new Senior Leadership Team.

The ideal candidates would

  • Be enthusiastic and lively
  • Be a committed and inspirational teacher
  • Strive for excellence
  • Have high expectations of self and pupils
  • Be a team player

In return we can offer

  • Enthusiastic and well-behaved pupils
  • Friendly and supportive staff and Governors
  • A caring Christian ethos
  • Support with 3 classes per year group
  • A “Good” Ofsted report – March 2023
  • An “Excellent” SIAMS report – April 2019
  • A personalised approach to continuous professional development and supporting career development.

William Law CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children expecting all staff to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Applications can be made on line via https://accesspeople.accessacloud.com/PeterboroughDioceseEducationTrustRecruitment - locate the role you wish to apply for, click on the item and then apply.

We welcome applicants to visit the school.

Closing date:               Tuesday, 21st May 2024 @ 9.00am

Interview date:            Thursday, 23rd May 2024