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Job Ref No. ECC5466-392S Position Type: SENCO Pay Range: Leadership scale 8-12
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 22/04/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: 30th April 2024  

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The college is seeking a well-qualified, innovative and experienced specialist to lead our SEND Department as the SENDCo.

The successful candidate will be:

● committed to providing the very best learning opportunities for their students

● able to challenge all students to make exceptional progress

● a strong team player who forms excellent relationships with staff, parents and students

● willing to support the strong Catholic ethos of our college

● holder of SEND certificate qualification

We can offer you:

● a warm and welcoming college with excellent links to parish communities

● enthusiastic and well-behaved students who are eager to learn

● supportive, hardworking staff, governors and parents

● opportunities to further your professional development

We are a highly respected and over-subscribed Catholic school, committed to the academic, spiritual, social and moral development of all its students. St Benedict's is a good school with many outstanding features.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all young people and expects all staff to share that commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

If you would like more information about the role and/or would like to arrange an informal visit; please contact Miss Tammi Crawford, PA to the Principal, on 01206 549222.

Applications will only be accepted on the college application form (which can be downloaded from our website) and should be emailed to Mrs Catherine Miller, HR Administrator,

For further details about the college please go to our website

The closing date for applications is 22nd April 2024 at midday and interviews will be held on 30th April 2024.

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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Contact Information

Mrs Cat Miller
Norman Way, Colchester
Essex, CO3 3US
Telephone: 01206 549222

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