This is a part-time position in Camden, London
Job Description and Person Specification for Deputy/SENCo
Job title: Deputy/SENCo
Location: Fortune Green Play Centre, Fortune Green Road, London NW6 1DR
Salary: £22,432 per annum pro-rata (£16,864 p/a actual)
Reporting to: Early Years Lead Practitioner
Responsible for: Playworkers, sessional staff, volunteers, interns and placement workers
Annual Leave: 28 days per annum (including public holidays) pro-rata
Hours: 33 hrs pw during term-time (38 wks p/a), 35 hrs pw during school holidays (1 wk p/a)
Job purpose and Context
The Deputy/SENCo will contribute to the management of the day-to-day operations of Preschool services to deliver high quality, inclusive, childcare, play and learning opportunities for children aged 1-4 years and to fulfil the role of named SENCo for the setting. Your responsibilities will be to work in partnership with the Early Years Lead Practitioner to create and retain a happy and committed staff team, lead them in the creation of a welcoming, stimulating, safe environment, which supports children’s development and well-being, and help develop the foundations for children’s future progress through school and life. As a key member of the management team at the setting, you will work effectively with stakeholders and develop positive relationships with parents/carers.
An introduction to PACE:
PACE is a user-led, grass-roots charity founded in 2011 by a group of parents and play work professionals in Camden to establish high quality inclusive play services in the borough. We now operate a range of services for children aged 2-18 years. We enjoy strong links within the local community and employ a highly experienced, expert staff team.
For more information or an informal discussion about the post call 020 7183 5120 (Ext. 1) Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check and satisfactory references.
Closing date for applications is 5th November 2017.
Email completed application forms to firstname.lastname@example.org