SEND Coordinator and Teacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
22/04/2021 12:00
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Mortimer Primary School
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
22 Apr
Further Information

SEND Coordinator and Teacher
(Mortimer Primary School)

Required for 6 September 2021

Mortimer Primary School is an outstanding three-form entry and designated Teaching School.

The governors are seeking to appoint an experienced and passionate SENDCo to work in our successful school, playing a pivotal role in the transformation of learning and the lives of our students.

The person we are seeking will:
• Be a champion for all students with SEND.
• Practiced in leading SEND across the primary phases.
• You will hold the National Award for SEN Coordination, or be willing to work towards this qualification whilst in post.
• Be a self-motivated, enthusiastic and creative teacher.
• Demonstrate considerable initiative and be responsible for the appropriate development of SEND across school.

This is a full time post; part time SENDCo (non-class based 0.5) with a part time teaching timetable in a job share capacity.

The Head Teacher welcomes applicants to arrange a visit to the school (subject to COVID19 restrictions). Alternatively, please contact the school office on (0191) 455 4504 for further information.

South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

To apply for this post please download and complete the application form which is saved in “Supporting Documents” and return this to jobs@southtyneside.gov.uk

Closing date: Noon, 22 April 2021.