Sen Officer

  • £22,570 – £25,536 (pro rata £18,749 – £21,213)
  • Brompton, Kent
  • Brompton Academy

£22,570 – £25,536 (pro rata £18,749 – £21,213 for 37 hours per week, 38 term time weeks per year)

Full-time, permanent

Brompton Academy, part of The University of Kent Academies Trust, is seeking to appoint an experienced, motivated and committed individual to the role of SEN Officer to commence as soon as possible. This role is full-time, term time plus staff development days and is being offered on a permanent basis.

You will be providing efficient and high-quality comprehensive casework management and administrative support to ensure the effectiveness of the UKAT Special Educational Needs Service and SEN Team.

To be successful in this role, you will have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) together with an ability to empathise and understand other people’s positions.

The successful candidate will have a good level of education to level 3 (A-level or equivalent), excellent administration experience and proven knowledge and experience of the SEND Code of Practice.

The successful applicant will be coming to a multi-academy trust-wide supportive learning environment characterised by open management and in the knowledge that they will enjoy the full support and care of the pragmatic (and down-to-earth) leadership team. We have a dynamic, innovative team of professional staff who want to make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people.

Brompton Academy is an extremely popular oversubscribed academy with a current Ofsted rating of Good and a 400+ Adult learner education programme. We have fantastic new buildings with outstanding facilities and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting-edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement. Brompton Academy is proud of its comprehensive website and would encourage applicants to visit for further information http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk/

HOW TO APPLY

Your application should be made after reading the job description and person specification and you will use the application to tell us how your current skills and experience fit the requirements and why you think you would be suited to this role.

We are keen to attract top talent to our inclusive Trust; therefore, we welcome applications from all people across the community spectrum regardless of their race, religion, ethnicity, sexuality, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment or age.

In order to follow social distancing guidance, visits to the Academy are not possible at this time, but we would be happy to arrange a discussion or video call with a member of our Senior Leadership Team to share our vision for this role with you. To arrange such a discussion, or for any other queries about the role, please email [email protected]

For further information, to download our application form or to send us your CV, please visit our website: http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk/ or http://www.universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk

Closing date: 14 June 2021 (but we reserve the right to consider applications upon receipt).

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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