Posted on 15 March 2024
  • Salary £30000 - £46525 pro rata +TLR2a
  • Contract Permanent
  • Closing Date This vacancy has closed


Carden Primary School, Brighton

Job Summary

  • Job reference
  • Positions available
  • Working hours
  • Closing date

    This vacancy has closed

  • Job category
    Teaching & Leadership
  • Organisation
    Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Directorate
    BHCC: External

Job introduction

Paid weeks per year: 52

Start date: 1st September 2024

Carden is a friendly, welcoming two form entry mainstream primary school with a nursery.  The school is very inclusive and has a strong, caring ethos which is enriched by pupils from a range of social and cultural backgrounds.  At Carden we also have two provisions for children with statements or EHCPs for children with Speech, Language and Communication needs from Reception to Year 6.

About the role

We are looking to appoint a SENDCo

The SENDCO has an important role to play in determining the strategic development of SEND policy and provision at the school, and in the day-to-day coordination of specific provision that is made to support individual pupils with SEND. They are responsible for providing professional guidance to colleagues and will work closely with staff, families, pupils, and a range of external agencies in providing a support role. 

We can offer

  • A fantastic group of children who love to learn
  • A great team of leaders
  • A respectful and kind working environment with colleagues who are passionate and driven
  • Comprehensive, ongoing staff training and development
  • A committed and supportive governing body

Closing date: Midday, 26th April 

Interview Date: 8th May 

How to apply: Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school address: County Oak Avenue, Brighton, BN1 8LU, 

Carden Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a criminal record check via the DBS if they do not already possess this document.

Visits to school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please ring or email to make an appointment. We really look forward to hearing from you!    

Telephone: 01273 916606


Additional information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.


Company information

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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.


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