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Job Ref No. ECC5254-25S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 3 Point 4-5
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 13/07/2022 4pm Date of Interviews: Week beginning 18th July 2022  

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Member of SEND Support Team - 1 Year Fixed Contract with possible permanent position as of September 2023

27.5 hours per week - 8:45 - 3:45

We are looking to appoint a positive and highly motivated person to become part of the school's SEND Support Team. This role plays a vital role in ensuring that some of the most vulnerable children within the school are provided with the support they require to access the school's ambitious and broad curriculum. Successful candidates will be joining a team of experienced staff who work collaboratively together. In our most recent inspection (February 2020) Ofsted stated: This school is well led. Staff are fully supportive of the leadership team. They also said that leaders do all they can to ensure the school has a motivated, respected and effective team.

The School's Governing Board is committed to:

Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We ensure through high quality training and development; all staff gain a deep understanding of the expectations of the Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance 2021. All applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and a DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring Service.

We are looking for an individual who has:

  • Experience of supporting children with social and emotional developmental needs;
  • A high level of emotional intelligence and excellent communication/interaction skills;
  • Energy, enthusiasm and a flexible approach with the ability to look upon demands as an opportunity to be positive and inspirational;
  • A belief in inclusion, diversity and access and the right of each pupil to maximise their potential whatever their needs and abilities;
  • Works well as part of a team and has a commitment to improving and developing their own practice.

We can offer you:

  • A well-resourced learning environment with an enthusiastic and supportive staff;
  • A forward looking school that is dedicated to the success of all children and staff;
  • A supportive and friendly SEND team that work closely together to ensure the best outcomes are achieved for our children;
  • A school that cares about the wellbeing of both children and staff.

If you would like to find out more information about the role or the school, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01702557979. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Sam Proctor
Bilton Road
Hadleigh, Benfleet
Essex, SS7 2HQ
Telephone: 01702 557979

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