Thank you for expressing an interest in the position of SENDCo in our school.

Following the promotion of our SENDCo of 8 years, Woodland is excited to have the opportunity to appoint a SENDCo, to join our school team.


·MPS/UPS Teacher (non teaching)

·Salary – full time plus SEND Allowance 2

·Permanent contract

·Preferable start date: 1.9.24 or as soon as possible

·Applications and covering letters by Monday 17th June (12pm)

·Visit to school during weeks beginning 20th May and 3rd June (essential.) Please note school is closed on Monday 3rd June for an INSET day.

·Interviews will take place week beginning Monday 22nd June.

We are looking for a well-qualified, experienced teacher to lead and work alongside our SEN Team (two assistant SENCOs) and Pastoral team (four experienced support assistants.) The successful candidate will be expected to make a significant contribution to SEND provision across the school.

We are looking for someone who:

·Can demonstrate a commitment to the ethos of our school.

·Has a proven record of outstanding practice.

·Is highly motivated, enthusiastic, well organised and reliable.

·Can use time management skills effectively.

·Can work effectively as a part of a team and be flexible, energetic and keen to use initiative.

·Is an excellent communicator with high levels of interpersonal skills.

·Has high expectations of self and those around them.

·Is approachable, friendly and have a good sense of humour.

·Wants the best outcomes for all members of the whole school community.

We can offer you:

·A caring and welcoming “family” school environment with high expectations

·A hard working and dedicated staff team and supportive governors.

·Well behaved children and supportive parents and carers.

·An opportunity to gain valuable experience of leadership and management.

·Continuing professional development.

·Support and development from SHARES (the local network of schools: see

Visits to our school are essential prior to the application. Please contact the school on 01695 720018 to make an appointment.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

We look forward to hearing from you.

For more information, download the Job Description or contact the school.