Job Title: SENCO
Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
Start Date: January 2024
Company: Dunbar Education
Introduction: Dunbar Education is delighted to be partnering with a reputable Primary School in Luton to recruit a dedicated and qualified Special Educational Needs Coordinator. We are seeking a passionate and experienced professional with a SENCO qualification to join the team and support the school in providing exceptional education and care for students with special educational needs.
Key Responsibilities: As the SENCO, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the school's commitment to inclusive education and providing tailored support to students with special educational needs. Your key responsibilities will include:
- Identifying, assessing, and tracking the progress of students with special educational needs.
- Collaborating with teachers, parents, and external agencies to create individualised support plans.
- Overseeing the provision of appropriate resources and interventions for SEN students.
- Monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of SEN support and making adjustments as necessary.
- Ensuring compliance with legal requirements and SEN regulations.
- Providing professional development and guidance to staff on best practices in SEN education.
Qualifications and Requirements: To be considered for this role, you must meet the following criteria:
- Hold a recognised SENCO qualification.
- Proven experience in a similar role, ideally within a primary school setting (although other education settings will be considered).
- Strong knowledge of SEN legislation and best practices.
- Excellent communication, organisation and interpersonal skills.
- Commitment to promoting inclusion and ensuring the well-being of SEN students.
- A genuine passion for helping students with special educational needs reach their full potential.
If you're interested and think you have what it takes, please apply today and we will be in touch to discuss further!