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Senco Assistant - Term Time

Spires Academy, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-6911-251S
  • Posted:13/05/2019
  • Pay:Band 5 £10,297 - £11,325 - 25 Hours Per Week
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Key Responsibilities:

  1. To assist the SENCo by providing administrative support in leading provision for special educational needs within the Academy.
  2. Support the SENCo in ensuring a robust process of identifying children for the SEN register.
  3. Support the SENCo in the provision of special educational needs learning support, including the allocation of support time and the writing, monitoring and evaluation of individual education plans.
  4. Liaise with relevant outside agencies to ensure that individual pupil special educational needs are met effectively and that the requirements of statements of special educational need are met fully.
  5. To provide administrative support in the monitoring, renewing, parental updates and writing of EHC plans and Appendix 2’s.
  6.  Ensure that the SEN Register is kept accurate and up to date and that staff are kept informed of pupil special educational needs.
  7. Work with the SENCo and other staff to ensure that individual education plans are used to set subject-specific targets and match work well to pupils’ needs.
  8. Support the monitoring of the effectiveness of individual education plans.
  9. Provide administrative support at meetings of SEN staff, communicate information to staff and co-ordinate resulting action.
  10. To support and liaise with parents of students with educational needs.
  11. Carry out a range of additional duties that may arise from time-to-time in accordance with the nature of the role and level of responsibility.


Information about the school

About Us

At Spires Academy we offer a distinctive small school environment where each individual is well known, listened to and encouraged to be the best they can be. Serving just over 650 students enables us to maintain an inclusive and nurturing community atmosphere, where staff work with students to develop the skills, confidence and knowledge needed to reach their full potential.

This is an incredibly exciting time for Spires Academy, we are an expanding school with more students than ever before choosing Spires Academy.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Annette Kelly
  • Address:Bredlands Lane, Sturry, Kent, CT2 0HD
  • Telephone: 01227 710392
  • Email: glees@e21c.co.uk


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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.