Inclusion Strategic Planning and Development officer

Essential Employment
From £20 to £25.70 per hour
12 Apr 2017
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Inclusion Strategic Planning and Development officer needed in North Yorkshire £20-£25.70ph ref 245964

This is working full time hours on a temporary basis.

To facilitate the finalisation of the Strategic Plan for specialist education provision across North Yorkshire whilst working collaboratively with schools/settings and wider partners to establish locality based SEND Strategy groups


·In depth knowledge of current guidance and legislation with respect to SEND, CQC/Ofsted Local Area SEND Inspection, DfE Alternative Education and Ofsted Inspection Frameworks for education providers

·E.g. Knowledge of statutory requirements, including requirements in respect of the SEND Code of Practice 2014

·Role of the local authority to keep specialist education provision under review


·Significant senior leadership experience across education of children and young people with SEND and/or children’s services and

·Experience of working within the public sector and political environments

·Proven experience of creating a vision for change and the successful planning and management of change which improved outcomes

·Substantial experience of engaging with partners at strategic level, securing commitment, collective responsibility and innovation for change

·Experience of co production with partner organisations and parents/carers

·Extensive experience of planning and commissioning provision and services

·Extensive experience of budget management including planning, expenditure control and cross cutting efficiencies

·Leading innovation and cultural change

·Proven and effective experience of the management of resources in a changing organisational environment, including human and financial resources.