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Senco - Fixed Term

Higham Primary School, Nr Rochester

  • Ref:KCC886-2109-112T
  • Posted:22/07/2022
  • Pay:MPS / UPS 1
  • Start Date:Tuesday 3 January 2023
  • App Close Date:23/09/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Friday 30 September 2022


Here at Higham Primary School we are seeking an outstanding individual who will work as part of our committed team. The successful candidate will work as our part-time SENDCO for 3 days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday) from Tuesday 3 January 2023 for the right candidate.

The role includes overseeing SEND support staff, managing behaviour across the school linked to SEN, completing SEND paperwork, managing HNF applications and renewals, working with PEO, meeting Kent and other SEN deadlines, attending LIFT and SEN forum meetings, liaising with specialist teams, meeting with parents, working closely with the Senior leadership team and the ASENCO.

The successful candidate will hold the National award for SEND co-ordination or demonstrate a willingness to undertake the National award within 3 years of appointment. The appointment is a permanent contract. 

Information about the school

Higham Primary School is a one form entry school with 210 pupils currently on roll. We are located in Higham village, between Gravesend and Rochester.
The school is easily accessible and only 10 minutes walk from Higham Station. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and staff and expect all applicants to share this commitment. We work together as a team to support all pupils and staff to be successful.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Emily Wright
  • Address:Higham Primary School, School Lane, Higham, Nr Rochester, Kent, ME3 7 JL
  • Telephone: 01474 822535
  • Email: office@higham.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.