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Academies Enterprise Trust joins our client portfolio

Academies Enterprise Trust joins our client portfolio

We have partnered with Academies Enterprise Trust , which has 57 primary, secondary, and special needs schools in England, to generate candidates who are suited for roles in the SEND sector. Focusing on individuals passionate about supporting students with special needs, the new partnership will help the trust to boost its efforts to support its diverse student body by ensuring it provides tailored support for SEND pupils.
Exploring SEN teaching roles

Exploring SEN teaching roles

Special educational needs teaching roles are paramount in ensuring that students with diverse learning needs receive the support and guidance necessary for their academic and personal development. In this blog, we’ll dive into the various roles within SEN teaching, including their responsibilities and corresponding salaries. What is a special educational needs teacher?
National Careers Week

National Careers Week

Following in the footsteps of some esteemed colleagues in the education sector, Senploy Founder and Managing Director, Amy Allen, has been appointed as an Ambassador for National Careers Week (NCW) , from 4 th to 9 th March 2024. #NCW2024. The initiative, supported by NatWest Group, aims to raise awareness, generate interest and discussion around career pathways and the employment sectors open to people of all ages, backgrounds, and experience.
Understanding Education Marketing: Insights with Simon Hepburn

Understanding Education Marketing: Insights with Simon Hepburn

Hello, Senploy community! Join our Managing Director and Founder, Amy Allen as she takes you on a journey through the intricate world of special educational needs and disabilities in education. In this fourth Senploy Spotlight Session, join Simon Hepburn, school marketing and communications consultant, writer AND trainer, as he unravels the complexities of education marketing in the SEND world.
Transitioning from a Career in Mainstream to Special Education

Transitioning from a Career in Mainstream to Special Education

As a business, Senploy is on a mission to encourage more people to work in Special Education (SEND or SEN). More children and young people are being diagnosed with special educational needs and disabilities. As the sector faces a recruitment and retention crisis, raising awareness of SEND as a career of choice is a great place to start. Moving from mainstream education to special education can be a significant and rewarding career change. Special education teachers work with students who have a wide range of learning, emotional, and physical disabilities.
The Truth Behind SEN Education Recruitment with Esme Bianchi-Barry | Spotlight Session Episode 03

The Truth Behind SEN Education Recruitment with Esme Bianchi-Barry | Spotlight Session Episode 03

Meet Esme Bianchi-Barry, CEO of the cutting-edge and innovative education recruitment company, also joined by Lucy Edwards, and Danielle Boyle from Monarch Education Recruitment! Dive into the heart of SEN education in the second episode of the Senploy Spotlight Sessions. In this engaging episode, our Founder & Managing Director, Amy Allen, sits down with Esme, Lucy, and Danielle to explore the ever-evolving landscape of special educational needs and disabilities.
SENDCO Solutions Founder Speaks Out: Abigail Hawkins on Senploy Spotlight Sessions

SENDCO Solutions Founder Speaks Out: Abigail Hawkins on Senploy Spotlight Sessions

Join Amy Allen, Founder and Managing Director of Senploy, as we kick off an exhilarating series designed to illuminate the intricacies of SEND employment and education. Our first guest, Abigail Hawkins, visionary Founder of SENDCO Solutions, brings a wealth of experience and a deep understanding of the challenges faced by SENCOs. Abigail's journey is one of dedication, born from the frustrations she encountered during her time as a SENCO.
Unlocking Success in SEND Employment: Senploy Spotlight Sessions | Special Needs Jobs Insights

Unlocking Success in SEND Employment: Senploy Spotlight Sessions | Special Needs Jobs Insights

Launching Senploy Spotlight Sessions: Founder & Managing Director Amy Allen Unveils the Future of SEND Employment!  Embark on an exciting journey with us as we unveil the inaugural Senploy Spotlight Session featuring Amy Allen, the visionary Founder, and Managing Director of Senploy. This session marks the beginning of a transformative series, shedding light on the intricacies of SEND employment and education.
Are the Christmas holidays a good time to search for a new job in special education?

Are the Christmas holidays a good time to search for a new job in special education?

There are both advantages and disadvantages to starting your job search during December. Data from Senploy shows that December 2022 suffered a 13% decrease in the number of job vacancies posted compared to the number uploaded the month previously (November 2022). A swift recovery in January 2023 benefitted from a 34% increase in job availability compared to December 2022.

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