SEN Officer

Recruiter
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Location
South West England
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SEN Officer

A fantastic opportunity for a Special Educational Needs Officer - SEN Officer - has become available in the South Coast area.

As a Special Educational Needs Officer – SEN Officer - you will:

- Provide a key working role to children, young people (CYP) and their families who are undergoing an education, health and care assessment or have an education, health and care plan, across the 0 – 25 age range.
- Provide key working functions that enable effective and efficient support in order to build strong and resilient children, young people and families.
- Undertake the statutory assessment processes within the statutory deadlines (under current legislation) and from September 2014 Education, Health and Care EHC Single Assessment and the issuing of EHC Plans within twenty weeks.
- Co-ordinate a person centred, outcome focused multi agency approach to assessment, planning and support ensuring that parents are treated as equal partners in the assessment and planning process.
- Provide effective and efficient commissioning of suitable educational provision and school placement for children with an EHC Plan, with a focus on accountability for outcomes.

If you believe you have the right skills and experience for this role please do not hesitate to get in contact with Anna Rogers: