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Senco - Part-time

Ellington Infant School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-2340-56T
  • Posted:15/05/2019
  • Pay:MPS + SEN allowance
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:24/05/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:3rd and 4th June 2019



Ellington Infant School are seeking an outstanding individual who will work as part of our committed team. The successful candidate will work as our part-time SENCO for 2 days a week from September 2019. These hours are flexible within the working week and can be discussed further at interview. The successful candidate will hold the National award for SEN co-ordination or demonstrate a willingness to undertake the National award within 3 years of appointment. The appointment is a one year fixed term contract in the first instance. However there is a possibility that this post could be extended past the one year fixed term.


The successful candidate will have;

  • A proven track record of high quality teaching with excellent communication skills.
  • Relevant experience of inclusion and a sound knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice
  • Drive, commitment and enthusiasm to promote and develop the highest expectations, enabling all children to reach their full potential, overcoming barriers to learning and participation.


  • Work closely with the senior leadership team to move the school forward.
  • Demonstrate outstanding impact on children’s learning and on teaching standards.
  • Act as a highly professional role model and inspire, motivate and develop children, staff and our whole school community
  • An enthusiastic, flexible, hardworking team worker who has a passion for the job with a real desire to make a difference for all pupils.


We can offer…

  • Happy children and caring parents.
  • Brilliant, committed and fun loving staff.
  • Proactive and supportive governing body.
  • Warm, caring school community.
  • Career development opportunities.
  • A commitment to working together – sharing challenges and celebrating achievements.
  • Endless supply of tea, coffee and bad jokes!


Ellington Infant School is in Ramsgate near to beautiful Pegwell Bay and, through the excellent transport links, enjoys easy access to Broadstairs, a variety of stunning beaches, historic Canterbury and Whitstable.

Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged!


As a school committed to safeguarding children all staff members will undergo an enhanced DBS check and candidates will be assessed on their suitability to work with children

Information about the school

Ellington Infant School caters for boys and girls between the ages of four and seven years. The school has places for 180 children. We provide a happy, safe, caring and supportive enviroment where children are confident and experience personal success. The whole staff work as a team supporting children to learn and also being good role models showing respect for all individuals. We are committed to full access to the school for all pupils, providing a bright, safe and enriching site both internally and externally.

Staff are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01843 851 552


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.