SEND Director - Primary Outwood Grange Academies Trust, Wakefield

Leadership L1-L5 (£39,965 - £44,106)
Full-Time (1.0 FTE)
Start Date
1 September 2019 - or as soon as possible
Please note this position requires driving

When completing your application, please give due regard to the attached Job Description and Person specification. Please note that all of the essential criteria listed on the Person Specification will be used to shortlist candidates for interview. If you do not demonstrate and / or evidence that you meet all of the essential criteria elements, you will not be selected for interview.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust
OGAT is a multi-academy sponsor and the Family of Schools currently comprises of thirty schools who work together to ensure that all children irrespective of their starting point receive an excellent education. We relish the opportunity to be part of the much needed regeneration of all areas we work in and wish to play a full role in the wider community.

Outwood Primary Academies
Outwood Grange Academies Trust, is seeking an outstanding leader of SEND to work across our Primary academies
The post is a key appointment in terms of enhancing and ensuring the positive life chances for our children through success and achievement. As such we are keen to recruit a dedicated and ambitious professional who will add value to our Trust in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom. The person we are seeking to appoint will be dedicated, enthusiastic and motivated in order to develop the life chances of our young people.
You must have qualified teacher status and have a working knowledge of relevant legislation and statutory guidance. You will be a qualified SENCo (or able to start the qualification - funding will be provided) and have substantial and successful experience of raising the achievement of SEND and vulnerable students.

If you are such a person we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please apply online by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button, or alternatively you can contact Jonathan Holyoak ( within the central HR department for an application pack.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.



Vacancy Closed

This vacancy has closed and no longer accepts applications.

Key Dates

Closing Date
Interview Date
Tuesday 7 May 2019


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