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Sendco - Full-time/Part-time

Sir Henry Fermor CEP School, Crowborough

  • Ref:KCC845-2019-26T
  • Posted:18/12/2019
  • Pay:MPS4 to UPS3
  • Start Date:April 2020
  • App Close Date:08/01/2020 at 23:45
  • Interviews:16th January 2020



3 days per week with an optional further 2 days PPA cover/intervention groups


MPS 4 - UPS considered (Additional SENDCO allowance negotiable)

£28,582 - £39,048

Sir Henry Fermor Church of England Primary School

Crowborough, East Sussex

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an inspirational and committed SENDCO to join Sir Henry Fermor CE Primary School working as part of the Senior Leadership team.  

Sir Henry Fermor is a two form entry school in a diverse community. We are a school steeped in history with strong church links, and we are committed to ensuring there is a distinctive Christian ethos woven transparently through all that we achieve. We were graded ‘GOOD’ in February 2019 by Ofsted and ‘GOOD’ by SIAMS in July 2019.

 We are looking to appoint a SENDCo with high expectations and the belief that they can inspire all children to achieve, regardless of barriers.  The ideal candidate will be someone who believes as we do, that no child should be left behind and all children are entitled to access a full and rich curriculum.

 The successful candidate will need to:

  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner  
  • Have a proven record of leadership skills and strong SEND experience
  • Have a passion for children’s learning and development to enable all children to achieve.
  • Have a desire to achieve and raise standards  
  • Be a committed team member 
  • Support the Christian ethos and values of our school
  • Have the ability to engage the whole school and wider community 

 We offer:

  • A caring and supportive Christian school community
  • A dynamic and dedicated staff, committed to pupil success 
  • A creative environment, open to innovation
  • A commitment to CPD

If you feel this is the right post for you, and you would like to join our committed and motivated team, we would love to hear from you.  Please visit our website to find out more about our school and our vision.

Visits to the school are encouraged, where you will be warmly welcomed by a member of our team. To arrange a visit please contact the School Office on 01892 652405 or email office@fermorschool.org.uk.

Completed applications should be returned to the school by post or email

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.  CVs are not accepted.


Information about the school

Sir Henry Fermor C of E Primary School is a two form entry school set in attractive surroundings with enthusiastic pupils and supportive parents. The school is part of the Tenax Schools Trust and a partner to the Altius Teaching School Alliance. Working within these Outstanding Teaching School partnerships, you will receive expert support and line management and access to bespoke CPD within a growing Professionals Network across several schools.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Karen Hawkins - HR Officer
  • Address:Crowborough Hill, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 2SD
  • Telephone: 01892 652 405
  • Email: office@fermorschool.org.uk


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.