Staff Vacancies

St John the Divine Church of England Primary School
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Co-ordinator

Hours: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: September 2023
Salary: Inner London Pay Scales

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated and inspiring candidate to manage and lead SEND provision across our fully inclusive school. We believe it is our duty to ensure that all pupils, regardless of their specific needs, make the best possible progress and we are seeking the right person to help us fulfil this aim.

St John the Divine is a small Church of England Primary School in which we know every child and can fulfil our aim to help them be the best they can be. We have an ambitious vision which is shared by staff, governors and parents, enabling our children to develop positive and confident attitudes to learning. Our staff expect the utmost from their pupils, themselves and the school, using their expertise to provide children with challenging work and, as a result, our children achieve well.

We are looking for SEND Coordinator who:

•holds the National SENDCO qualification
•can lead, manage, develop and maintain high quality SEND provision which enables quality teaching, excellent learning outcomes and success for all pupils
•has experience of working with children with a range of additional needs
•is a team player and able to work with and alongside others
•will be committed to fostering a love of learning
•has excellent verbal and written communication skills
•will contribute positively to our school community
•will support and uphold the Christian ethos of our school.

In return we offer:

•wonderful children who simply love to learn!
•a connected curriculum approach to learning focused on developing children’s skills, knowledge and understanding through purposeful activities
•high quality, tailored Induction and CPD tailored to your career development
•a supportive Senior Leadership Team and Governing Body who are committed to developing the leaders of the future
•strong partnerships with families, the local community and the opportunity to work with colleagues across the London Borough of Lambeth through the Brixton Learning Collaborative and the Southwark Diocese of Education
•access to employee benefits through the Health Assurance Programme

Please read the full job description and person specification, prior to applying. These are available to download below.

To arrange a visit or request an application pack call us on 020 7735 4898 or email

Your completed application form should be emailed to Please do not send a CV as this will not be accepted.

The Governors and staff of St John the Divine Church of England Primary School are fully committed to safeguarding the children the school community and all appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

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