Head of Support for Learning and SEN Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 00001394-1
  • Date Posted: 11 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Wrekin College
  • Location: Telford, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: To start April or September 2021
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

HMC Co-educational Boarding and Day 11 - 18
Head of Support for Learning and SEN Coordinator (FT)
To start April or September 2021

We wish to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic Head of Support for Learning and SENCo with drive, initiative and a clear vision to take the lead in this vital provision for our pupils.  The successful applicant will assume responsibility for the day-to-day operation of provision made by the school for pupils with SpLD.  In return we offer a generous remuneration package and on site accommodation if required. 

The person appointed will teach approximately half a timetable but will also be responsible for the Support for Learning department, working with learners with a wide range of specific learning difficulties, organising timetables of Support for Learning (SfL) staff, and liaising with classroom teachers to support pupils’ learning within the classroom, as well as within their SfL lessons.  

The ideal candidate will possess a relevant degree, minimum Level 5 or equivalent SpLD qualification and an appropriate JCQ recognised qualification for conducting assessments for exam access arrangements.  The person appointed for this post will be expected to have good interpersonal skills as well as being effective in the use of current technologies both for communication and to enhance teaching and learning for pupils with SpLD.

Wrekin College is a busy school set within its own attractive and spacious grounds.  A willingness to be fully involved in the whole life of the school is important. 

Application forms and further details of the post are available from www.wrekincollege.com, the Human Resources Manager on 01952 265600 or by e-mail from hr@wrekincollege.com.  The completed forms with full curriculum vitae and letters of application should be sent to hr@wrekincollege.com by 5pm Thursday 11th March 2021.

Wrekin College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring list check.

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