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  • Lead for Sendco Part time

    Posted: 06 September 2019

    Lead for SENDCO (Part-Time 0.4)


    Post Title: Lead for SENDCO

    Dates: Job to start ASAP

    Salary: Highly Competitive

    Location: Birmingham           

    Contract type: Part-time (2 days per week)

    Contract term: Permanent

    Job description: SENDCO Job Description

    Safeguarding: Safeguarding Policy

    Application Form: Application Form


    The School You will be working with a pioneering group, Nishkam School Trust, which is a flagship DfE Free School, and the first multi-academy free school trust in the UK. 

    The core of a Nishkam education is the triple pursuit of academic excellence, creating a community that supports children throughout their lives and nurturing a strong values-led approach to life.


    Our children are a delight to teach, the School has exceptional resources, our teachers are enthusiastic and hardworking, and the support team is dedicated to the wellbeing of all pupils.  We opened in September 2011 as a two form entry school, for pupils aged 4-11 years, with nursery provision attached. We remain significantly oversubscribed.

    The Role The SENDCO, with the support of the Head and Governing body, takes responsibility for the day-to-day operation of provision made by the school for pupils with SEND and provides professional guidance in the area of SEND in order to secure high quality teaching and the effective use of resources to bring about improved standards of achievement of all pupils.


    We will offer you

    • a friendly and welcoming team
    • hardworking and dedicated colleagues
    • enthusiastic and diligent children
    • supportive parents, carers and community
    • a committed and fully involved governing body
    • a well-resourced learning environment
    • opportunities for professional development


    Nishkam School Trust (NST) are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake a DBS disclosure.


    To apply:

    • You need to complete an application form, which you can download HERE or contact the school office on 0121 647 6890
    • Applications to be sent to by 12pm on Friday 20th September 2019
    • Successful applicants will be contacted by Monday 23rd September 2019
    • Interviews will be held Friday 27th September 2019


    Nishkam Primary School