• Employer: St Helen's CE Primary School
  • Reference: SHPS/20/133415
  • Published: Tue 15/09/2020, 10:10 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 02/10/2020, 16:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: MPS plus SEN Allowance
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St Helen's CE Primary School, Kent

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Are you a SENCO looking for a new adventure?

St. Helen’s Church of England Primary School is a friendly, single form entry, voluntary controlled school situated in the village of Cliffe on the Hoo Peninsula. We enjoy a peaceful, village location in a one storey building with extensive grounds, located just minutes from the M2.

Our school motto is “Playing together, learning together, growing together” and this is reinforced by the Christian ethos that underpins the school’s values.

We are at the heart of our community and use the strong links we have built up to provide context and depth to our wider learning objectives.

The children are proud of their school and their community and at St. Helen’s we provide a safe and productive learning environment for them to thrive and grow into confident contributing members of the community. We encourage our children to learn alongside and from each other. We seize upon cross curricular opportunities and make the most of our school grounds and village setting for supporting cross curricular learning to ensure that learning is memorable and fun.

We offer:

If you are passionate about teaching and confident in your ability, this is your opportunity to join our highly successful  team which has an excellent reputation within the community. We offer an innovative approach to learning, an inspirational and highly supportive leadership team who are passionate about the school and happy, well-motivated children who love to learn. 

As well as:

  • Enthusiastic children;
  • A vibrant staff team;
  • Beautiful grounds and excellent resources;
  • Teaching Assistant support in all classes;
  • Continuing Professional Development;
  • Supportive and caring parents and governors that want the best for our children. 

We are looking for someone who is:

  • An experienced SENCO
  • Passionate about teaching and learning
  • Always striving for excellence in children’s outcomes
  • An advocate of all children feeling valued, safe and happy
  • Committed to making the best provision for all children
  • An outstanding practitioner, brimming with ideas and excellent behaviour management skills

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed. At this current time visits would have to be arranged for after school and can be arranged by contacting the school office 01634 220246. To find out more about our school please visit our website or contact the Head Teacher (01634 220246) for an informal discussion or email

Start Date: January 2021.

Closing date: Friday 2nd October at 4pm

Interviews: Week commencing 5th October 2020

“Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found”

Equal Opportunities    

This school is committed to recruiting with care and 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 DBS check

How to Apply

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