Holy Trinity Catholic Voluntary Academy, Newark


Pay Scale: MPS/UPS plus TLR Responsibility for SENCO position or 
                for AHT position Leadership Scale 3 - 7

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, experienced and outstanding teacher to take on the role of Inclusion Manager/SENCO at our school and have teaching responsibility for a Year 3 class.
Depending on qualifications and experience there will also be an opportunity for the right candidate to join us as an Assistant Head, with further responsibilities being discussed with the successful applicant.
Ideally, we are looking for applicants with previous experience working as a SENCO and who have already completed the National Award for SEN Coordination. The successful candidate will be part of the senior leadership team.
This strategic role will include leading, developing and supporting effective practice for children with special and additional needs, along with developing teachers to provide 'quality first' teaching, remove barriers to learning and early identification of special need. The role will also include responsibility for the PPG strategy and for the progress of EAL pupils, other vulnerable groups and pastoral support.

Our ideal candidate will:
• Be an outstanding classroom teacher
• Be a practising Catholic
• Understand how emotional well-being impacts on achievement
• Have high standards and expectations of all
• Be a good team player
• Demonstrate excellent organisational skills
• Be able to lead, motivate and inspire others
• Demonstrate superb interpersonal, communication skills
• Have the ability to analyse data effectively to identify and track the progress of vulnerable groups/children

We can offer:
• A caring, friendly working environment inspired by a strong Catholic ethos
• A supportive governing body
• A commitment to your continued professional development
• Weekly Management release time

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged. 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks which will include a declaration that neither they, nor anyone who lives in the same household, is a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 as well as other necessary checks.

Applications should be returned to the Head Teacher at the school address. Catholic Application Forms are available on: www.cesew.org.uk/employment-documents/application-forms.  No other application forms will be accepted.

Closing Date:  noon on Thursday 19th October 2017.
Interview date: Wednesday 8th November 2017.
Required for: January 2017 ideally

Holy Trinity Catholic Voluntary Academy, Boundary Road, Newark, Nottinghamshire NG24 4AU

Telephone:01636 689177