Job Description

Flourish Education are currently recruiting for a SENDCo to work in an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ Primary school near Alum Rock to join their staff team. The school is a larger than average mainstream primary school that invest in their staff. They understand the importance of staff wellbeing and provide appropriate practical support where necessary.

Our client wants to appoint a dedicated SENDCo to be responsible for SEN provision across the school. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of Primary teaching and learning to support colleagues in lessons and move on graduated approaches to learning and support / scaffold for SEND children. Experience working with children with SEN is essential.

This SENDCo role is to start ASAP and will continue until the end of the academic year and continue into the next academic year. The position is full time.

Required Skills and Experience for this SENDCo role:

  • Valid SENDCo qualification and/ or previous experience as a SENDCo
  • Excellent knowledge of SEND provision and experience in writing action plans for children
  • Attend meetings with Senior Leadership Team (SLT) and other staff
  • Strong interpersonal skills with parents, pupils, staff and other agencies
  • Knowledge of primary teaching / learning to support in lessons
  • Leading meetings with staff
  • Liaise with external agencies to support pupil’s needs
  • Provide guidance to staff regarding pupil support
  • Build strong relationships with the pupil, parents and staff
  • Commitment to the role

Working for Flourish Education as a SENDCo you will receive:

  • A competitive salary of up to £240 per day which equates to £46,800 based on working 5 days a week for the full school year
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate
  • Pension Contributions
  • Free Safeguarding Level 1, Prevent and FGM training
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work
  • Up to £100 welcome to the team bonus – paid automatically after working 10 days
  • Your own dedicated consultant who will spend time getting to know you to ensure you are placed in schools that you will thrive in
  • Free on-going CPD opportunities

This SENDCo opportunity is located in Alum Rock which is easily commutable from areas such as Saltley, Bordesley Green, Erdington, Nechells, Aston, Yardley, Lea Hall, Small Heath and most areas of Birmingham via car, bus and train.

To apply for this SENDCo role or to discuss it further, please contact Paige Skinner at Flourish Education

Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.