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Senior School SENCO

SEN Job Vacancies

Senior School SENCO 


Required September 2021

Downsend is an innovative, forward-thinking independent school, for children aged two to sixteen. At Downsend, we prepare children for the future with a creative and problem-solving approach to learning that inspires young minds.

Downsend is seeking an experienced, well-qualified and enthusiastic Senior  School SENCO to develop and lead the Learning Support Team at a time of exciting growth for the school. Working with the Head of Senior School, the SENCO will implement the SEN and Disability Policy across Downsend Senior School and help to create a new Learning Support hub in the expanded Senior Teaching block. This new role will be for 20-25 hours per week (flexibility on hours will be discussed at interview), and hours are likely to increase as the school expands.

Closing date: Friday 14 May 2021

Interviews to be held w/c 17 May 2021

If you would like to apply for the above post, further details are available on our website.  Any questions please contact:

Sue Wood, HR Administrator

Tel: 01372 385419   Email:[email protected]

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment.  Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  


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