SENCO two days per week – St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

Date posted: 10th Oct 2023 Closing date: 20th Oct 2023 Borough: Westminster Position: SENCO - two days per week
Salary: UPS (salary range £49,320 - £53,482) pro rata plus SEN Allowance (allowance range £2,384 - £4,703) School: SENCO two days per week - St Joseph's Catholic Primary School


SENCO – 2 days per week

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

Lanark Road, London W9 1DF           020 7286 3518

SENCO – 2 days per week UPS (salary range £49,320 – £53,482) pro rata (pay review pending for September 2023)

plus SEN Allowance (allowance range £2,384 – £4,703)

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School is a vibrant, inclusive school that provides our children with the very best start in life. We are fortunate to work with children and families who are highly enthused and keen to learn and a community who are supportive and friendly.

Our staff work hard and are dedicated to providing the highest quality teaching and learning for the children in our school.

The post will include a full and active role within the school’s Middle Leadership Team. You will be skilled in monitoring, evaluating and supporting teaching, learning and assessment across school. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, inspirational and enthusiastic leader with a commitment to achieving excellence for all children. The successful candidate will have a clear focus and understanding of what is outstanding SEN practice, current pedagogy and up-to-date legislation.

The job involves:

  • Support for the Catholic ethos of the school
  • The monitoring of vulnerable groups and targeting of interventions to accelerate progress through a system of provision management
  • The effective targeting of resources, including staff, in order to maximise progress of groups and individuals vulnerable to underachievement, and to safeguard children
  • Communication and collaboration with outside agencies to support learning, behaviour and social development, including Educational Psychology Service, CAMHS. Occupational Therapy Service and Speech and Language Therapy Service
  • Termly IEP reviews with parents and teachers
  • Annual Reviews (preparing and chairing)
  • Provision Management
  • Management and upkeep of children’s SEN files
  • Referrals to external agencies
  • Completion of SEND paperwork from external agencies
  • The ongoing work of the school concerning safeguarding children

Closing date: Friday 20th October 2023

Interviews will be week commencing Monday 30th October 2023

Please contact Mrs Rosemary O’Connor at the school to arrange a visit or a telephone conversation:  ,  020 7286 3518

Application pack available here