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SENCO Administrative Assistant - Part-time

Aylesford School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-5410-490S
  • Posted:29/06/2022
  • Pay:KR4 FTE £19,389-£20,493 salary is pro rata'd
  • Start Date:1 September 2022
  • App Close Date:14/07/2022 at 07:00
  • Interviews:18 & 19 July 2022


We are seeking to appoint a SENCO Administrative Assistant to join our AEN (Additional Educational Needs) team. 

This person will be responsible for supporting the administration within the SEN team and will be line managed by the SENCO and Assistant SENCO.

This role will involve:

  • Annual review paperwork processing and maintenance 
  • Support with LIFT (Local Inclusion Forum Team) paperwork 
  • Create records on our main information system to support the identification of SEN needs/requirements 
  • Lease with all stake holders including students, parents, staff and external agencies

Person specification:

  • Have experience in administration/data processing
  • Be computer literate, with experience of using Main Information Systems such as SIMS, Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Be a reliable, organised, pro-active and methodical thinker
  • Be approachable kind, caring and a team player
  • Be a good communicator both verbal and written
  • Have the ability to manage and prioritise workload
  • Awareness of Data Protection and confidentiality
  • Have experience of working in a school would be an advantage but not essential

Working pattern:

Flexible working hours between Monday to Friday, 21 hours per week Term Time + 1 week. 




Information about the school

Aylesford School is an inclusive school where every child, regardless of ability and background can fulfil their dreams and aspirations. We achieved a Good Ofsted result in February 2020, however, we are working on becoming an "outstanding" school going forward.

We aim to continue providing students with a high quality academic and ‘Character Education’, which develops confident young people who are successful learners and who will go on to contribute positively to society.

Our support staff play a vital role in enabling our teachers to deliver our high quality academia, therefore the post holder needs to be confident and enthusiastic in the want to help the school achieve success.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).