Head of Personalised Learning and Development/SENDCo


The Head of Personalised Learning and Development/SENDCo assists in the promotion, direction and oversight of high standards of teaching and learning across the senior school and monitor progress through effective assessment, direction and support of individual pupils’ needs in conjunction with other relevant staff.
The Head of PLD/SENDCo will be part of the admissions process, where necessary, and may be asked to meet prospective families in order to assess the school’s ability to meet their needs. Regular communication with parents of pupils who work with PLD is essential both face-to-face and virtually.
The Head of PLD/SENDCo is expected to liaise with colleagues to identify needs and meet with parents to create tailored support whilst teaching a reduced timetable. This role is responsible for the administration of Access Arrangements for external exams and internal assessments.

Please see the full job description for further information.

Job Description

Application Form

Recruitment and Staff Monitoring Form

Where to send your application

The application should include a completed application form, full curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of two referees, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer.  The deadline for receipt of applications is 11.59Am Thursday 16th March 2023.   Applications should be addressed to:

HR (Recruitment)
West Buckland School
Devon EX32 0SX
[email protected]

Applications may be e-mailed and it is not necessary to also send by post.

Interviews will be held week commencing 20th March 2023.