Second in Charge of Support Department

Type of Position:Teacher - Second in Charge
Subject:Support Department/SEN
Salary:Inner London main/upper + TLR2B £4442
Start Date:Sept 2018 (or before if possible)
Closing Date: 12 noon, Mon 22 January 2018


Inner London main/upper salary scale + TLR2B £4,442

Morpeth is an outstanding secondary school and we are looking for an inspiring and motivated full time Second in Charge of our Support Department, who is committed and passionate about meeting the needs of our SEN pupils so they fully engage and make progress.

The successful candidate will work closely with our SENCO, supporting and liaising with staff, parents and external agencies to ensure identified student's needs are met with high quality provision. The position will require vision, expertise and commitment in the area of SEN.

The Second in Charge will ideally have experience in multi-agency working and have a strong awareness of SEN legislation that underpins practise in schools.

The successful candidate will need to have: QTS or equivalent qualification; the ability to build relationships with students; experience of engaging families to support the school’s work with students; effective written and verbal communication skills; enthusiasm, flexibility and openness to new approaches; willingness to obtain and/or enhance qualifications and training for development in the post

We can offer you:  Enthusiastic, motivated and friendly pupils; dedicated and talented teachers and support staff who are passionate about what they do; a fantastic, well-resourced new SEN department;  a supportive governing body who are committed to helping the school move forward.

We would be delighted to show interested applicants around the school prior to interview if requested.

We are committed to safeguarding our pupils and successful candidates will be required to abide by the school’s safeguarding children policies and undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: 12 noon, Mon 22 January 2018, with interviews on 1 February.

For further details and application form, see the documents below, or if necessary email or ring 020 8981 0921.

(If you cannot complete the fillable PDF application form, please use the Word version).

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1 Covering letter Sppt 2ic.docx 19th Dec 2017 Download
2 2ic Sppt JD SC.doc 19th Dec 2017 Download
3 Sppt Dept Info.docx 19th Dec 2017 Download
4 Info about the school Sept 2017.doc 14th Sep 2017 Download
Application Form 2icSppt.pdf 19th Dec 2017 Download
Monitoring form 2ic sppt.docx 19th Dec 2017 Download
5 Safeguarding Children summary 2016.doc... 13th Jan 2017 Download
Application form 2ic Sppt.doc 15th Jan 2018 Download