• Colchester
  • Temporary
  • Primary
  • 26,000 - 45,000 per annum


Colchester, Essex

Immediate start, part time

Athona are currently looking to recruit an experienced SENDCO, for a challenging primary school based in Colchester Essex, to start immediately. The school are able to be flexible on the amount of working days, ideally 3 days per week but may consider 2/2.5 days. This position is initially for the Autumn term however could be extended for the right applicant.

The school are looking for an experienced and reliable SENDCO, that will be able to hit the ground running, who are fully aware of the Essex paperwork. Ideally applicants will hold the SENDCO qualification but is not essential, if the candidate has a number of years experience already within the role. Both primary and secondary experienced candidates are welcome to apply. Multiple interview slots available.


– Experience of working within a UK school as a SENDCO

– SENDCO qualification desirable but not essential

– An up to date DBS

– Able to commit to starting immediately

If you are interested in this position or one of the other positions we have available, please apply

Not right for you but you know someone perfect for the job? If you refer an Education professional to us, who goes on to work for Athona, we will pay you a £150* referral fee as a thank-you. This is just one of the many roles that we are currently helping schools with. Please get in touch to discuss other opportunities which may be of interest to you.

Please note: In accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ all candidates must have a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure to work in a school or nursery. If a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service is not held we will require you to complete a new DBS application.

  • Job Reference: SRSNC30093