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Inclusion Manager - Part-time

Aldington Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2270-99T
  • Posted:11/07/2022
  • Pay:MPS+TLR 2
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:07/09/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:12th September 2022


Aldington Primary is part of the CARE Foundation Trust.

We are looking for a part time Inclusion Manager. The successful candidate will ensure that our SEND provision is of the highest standard and continue to support us being inclusive schools. 

We pride ourselves on providing an inclusive school community where each pupil is given opportunities to experience success.  We have a proven track record of ensuring that our learners, whatever their needs, leave us with the knowledge, skills and understanding to support them in the next stage of their learning. 

We aim to recruit someone who will support the schools’ visions; providing our pupils, their families and our teachers with excellent support and direction.

The schools both share high expectations and aspirations for our school communities. The successful candidate will work closely with our families to ensure that their voice is heard. The role will be diverse and rewarding.

The successful applicant must:

  • Be an experienced, qualified teacher with QTS.
  • Hold the National Award for SEN Co-ordination
  • Have experience of working with children with Special Needs

The successful applicant will also:

  • Model excellence while promoting a collaborative and caring atmosphere.
  • Demonstrate and articulate each school’s vision and exemplify each school’s values
  • Lead professional development through example and support; coordinating provision of high quality professional development through coaching and drawing on other sources of expertise as necessary to develop staff knowledge and expertise in working with SEND and vulnerable children.
  • Be enthusiastic; committed to improving educational outcomes for pupils with special educational needs.
  • Have strong collaboration skills to motivate, nurture, support teachers, parents and pupils.
  • Work as part of the Senior Leadership Team, contributing regularly with pupil progress, intervention impact analysis and highlighting changes and developments needed.
  • Work with and support parents / carers of pupils who are on the SEND or vulnerable register or LAC and liaise with external agencies hosting, attending and contributing to all statutory and non-statutory meetings.
  • Have experience of creating Educational Plans and writing Pupil Premium strategies and evaluations;
  • Have sound knowledge of the Mainstream Core standards.
  • Be responsible for High Needs funding bids and Pupil Premium Strategy Plans
  • Be a keen promoter of wellbeing for pupils and staff.
  • Show cultural awareness and ability to impact the school community by being engaging and visible

In return we can offer you:

  • The warm, welcoming, friendly feel of a rural schools
  • Pupils who are a great to work with.
  • Supportive parents who want to work with us to get the best possible outcomes for their children.
  • High quality, ongoing professional development.
  • A strong leadership team who are driving the school forward with a clear vision and high expectations.

Information about the school

Aldington Primary School is a single form entry school located in the expanding village of Aldington. We have 204 pupils taught across 7 classes; providing a engaging, adventurous, learning journey for children between the ages of 4 and 11 years.

We have an excellent team of enthusiastic and dedicated teachers, support staff and governors. We work closely with our parents and community to provide quality education and exciting learning opportunities.

The school site is a picturesque one with many outdoor learning opportunities, including our own Forest School area. We also access many of the local areas of natural beauty to enhance our children’s learning.

The school, originally opened in 1842 was given to the village by William Deedes. Recent additions now provide a modern learning environment in which children can thrive.

We are committed to all of our children reaching high standards of attainment and achievement in a happy, secure and stimulating environment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs S A MacCourt
  • Address:Roman Road, Aldington, Ashford, Kent, TN25 7EE
  • Telephone: (01233) 720247
  • Email: office@aldington.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01233) 720445


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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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.