Assistant SENCo

Pontefract Academies Trust is a cross phase Multi Academy Trust comprising of eight schools, six primaries and two 11 – 16 secondary schools. The Trust is a medium sized family of schools all located within a tight geographic hub within Pontefract. Students are drawn from the local community that includes a mix of different catchment areas.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking and committed Assistant SENCo, at The King’s School. This candidate will provide efficient administration for the SEN department, support students as directed by the SENCo, and work alongside the SENCo to establish best practice for inclusion across the whole school.

This post is 37 hours, term time plus 5 days.

The Trust can offer:

  • hard-working and highly committed staff
  • a supportive Trust as your employer
  • motivated, well behaved pupils

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic person who:

  • has a friendly manner and can communicate effectively with staff and students
  • can work effectively as part of a team but can also work independently using their own initiative
  • has experience of working in a similar specialist area

Completed application forms should be returned by emailing recruitment@patrust.org.uk no later than 10:00 on Friday 22nd November 2019.

We are equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from everyone. The Pontefract Academies Trust is wholly committed to ensuring children and young people are fully supported and safe.  We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and young people whilst promoting their welfare. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and pre-employment checks. Successful applicants will also be asked to provide criminal conviction information.

Salary: Grade 6, SCP 12 - 17 (£18,714.36 - £20,662.16 actual salary per annum)
Role Level: Non-Teaching and Support
Location: The King's School
Closing Date: Friday 22nd November 10AM
Interview Date: 29th November 2019
Job Specification: Download
Letter from the CEO: Download
Application Form: Download