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Senco - Part-time

Sutton Valence Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2193-125L
  • Posted:08/09/2021
  • Pay:MPS/UPS & SEND allowance
  • Start Date:Jan 2022 or earlier
  • App Close Date:27/09/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:4th October 2021



Everything we do at Sutton Valence Primary School is underpinned by our enduring mission:

Our mission is to ensure we all participate in the constant quest of knowledge, learning and adventure so that each individual can build upon their core strengths to aspire to make a real difference.

The pupils, staff and Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic, dedicated and highly motivated SENCo. We need someone who is excited and interested in the constant challenge of primary education; someone who is dedicated to bringing the very best to the pupils of Sutton Valence Primary School.

You must:

  • Have children at the centre of everything that you do
  • Be inspiring and creative
  • Be committed to creating the best possible learning experience for vulnerable groups
  • Be dedicated to developing the whole child
  • Have a passion for developing other adults alongside the children – TA group
  • Have SENCo accreditation – or working towards (near completion)

Our SENCo will be responsible for the innovation and the creative curriculum for all SEND learners and must ensure that the curriculum enhances and secures learning at every level across all subjects. You will need to ensure that you can contribute to creating a learning environment that nurtures our pupils supporting them to achieve their individual potential.

We can offer you:

  • Pupils who are well behaved, who are regularly congratulated for their manners and enthusiasm.
  • Friendly, dedicated and passionate staff
  • CPD tailored to your needs to enable you to meet the schools needs
  • Progressive and innovative thinking
  • Parents who are involved in their children’s learning
  • An enabling, ‘can-do’ culture in which to learn and grow
  • Traditional values with contemporary aspirations

Sutton Valence is a village primary continuing to develop links with its community and a wider audience. We have a dedicated Governing Body who are supportive in the schools journey. We are a Forest/Eco school that offers a great opportunity to work with pupils who are open to everything that is planned for and with them.

Visits to our school are encouraged. Please telephone to make an appointment with the Headteacher. This post is subject to enhanced disclosure checks as part of our safeguarding procedures.

Information about the school

Sutton Valence Primary School is situated within a beautiful rural setting on the outskirts of Maidstone. Please refer to our school website for further information about the school.

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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.