Head of Equal Opportunities (SENCO)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 18/03/2019 12:00
MPS / UPS + TLR commensurate with experience
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Harton Academy, South Shields
Closing date:
18 Mar
Further Information

Head of Equal Opportunities (SENCO)
MPS / UPS + TLR commensurate with experience

Required from September, 2019

With your experience of working with children with special educational needs, you will promote the provision of high standards of teaching and learning, pupil achievement and progression through effective inclusion for pupils with special educational needs in the Academy.

Working closely with the Senior Management and colleagues you will be responsible for the strategic direction of the service, and oversee the day to day delivery of planned interventions.

In return, you can be confident that you are joining a committed, supportive and very successful team. You will be coming to an extremely popular and over-subscribed 11-18 academy with over 1600 students, which …

• was judged “outstanding” in all categories in our Ofsted inspection in January, 2013
• in February 2009 featured in a national publication by Ofsted entitled ‘12 Outstanding Secondary Schools – Excelling Against the Odds’
• achieves excellent examination results in KS4 and KS5
• was designated as a ‘Teaching School’ in September, 2011
• opened a new 6th Form Centre in September 2010, offering an extensive range of level 3 courses, a varied enrichment programme and a challenging academic environment
• prepares all students for the destination of their choice, whether continuing in further and higher education or into the world of work

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all our staff and volunteers to share our commitment. Successful applicants are required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Application packs are available from the academy’s website – www.harton-tc.co.uk/main-school/information/vacancies/head-of-equal-opportunities-senco/ – and should be returned to Harton Academy by 12 noon on Monday 18th March, 2019.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.