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SENCO & Inclusion Manager
  • Employer: Wirral School
  • Reference: SCH/22/205346
  • Published: Thu 21/07/2022, 9:12 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 16/09/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 0.60fte hours per week
  • Salary: £19,067 - £24,962
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Dawpool C.E. (Aided) Primary School, Merseyside

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SENCO & Inclusion Manager

Mainscale 4 – Upper Pay Scale 3
Plus SEN Allowance
Part Time Permanent
Required from 01 January 2023
     
The Board of Governors at Dawpool Church of England (Aided) Primary School are seeking to recruit a permanent part time SENCo and Inclusion Manager from 1st January 2023, or earlier if possible. This is a non-teaching 0.6 contract. 

Dawpool Primary School serves the local community of Thurstaston and Irby and is situated in a unique and beautiful rural setting, nestled into Thurstaston Hill on the edge of Royden Park. 

We are a very happy, successful and popular school with a distinctive Christian vision, with Jesus’ promise of “an abundant life” at the heart of all we do. The SENCo and Inclusion Manager will have an unrelenting drive to support the Dawpool community in realising its Christian vision, working to develop SEN systems, policies and structures to enable the flourishing of all children in our care. 

Dawpool is a fully inclusive school devoted to the wellbeing and progress of every child and where all members of our community are of equal worth. The SENCo and Inclusion Manager will have the skills to build strong relationships with our school community, reaching out and stepping alongside staff, pupils and families to ensure they are well supported in all aspects of SEN and Inclusion. 

The successful candidate will have:

Commitment to working in Church of England education.

An ability to articulate Dawpool’s Christian vision and values, working alongside all stakeholders to ensure that all of our pupils are able to benefit from and enjoy ‘the abundant life that Jesus offers.’

Relevant previous experience as a SENCo with the drive and passion for further professional development

A thorough knowledge of the SEN Code of Practice.

Knowledge of SEN systems and processes in Wirral and experience of using them.

Experience of working closely with other schools and SENCOs. 

Close links with SEN agencies, professionals and networks.

A passion for high quality inclusive teaching and learning.

Excellent inter-personal and communication skills.

If you are interested in this position, we would love to meet you. Please telephone the School Office (0151 648 3412) from Monday 5th September to arrange an informal meeting with the Senior Leadership Team and a tour of the school. 

A job description, employee specification and application form are available to download from this webpage. Completed application forms should be emailed to schooloffice@dawpool.wirral.sch.uk for the attention of Mr Burrows, Headteacher, by the closing date Friday 16th September at 12:00pm. Shortlisting and interviews will take place week commencing 19th September.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding our children, stringent vetting and enhanced checks on candidates’ suitability for this post will be carried out as part of our selection procedure. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of sex, race or disability.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of sex, race or disability.
Dawpool C.E. (Aided) Primary School
School Lane
Thurstaston
 Wirral
CH61 0HH