SEND Assessment & Review Team Manager

Recruiter
Baltimore Consulting Limited
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Posted
02 Dec 2018
Closes
31 Dec 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SEND Assessment and Review Team Manager

SEND - Case Review - SEND Case Officer - Special Needs - Special Educational Needs

We are looking to appoint a SEND Assessment and Review Team Manager for the locality team on an Interim basis within a North East based Local Authority. The purpose of the role is to oversee and manage the locality SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disability) team and to be responsible for the standards and delivery of the statutory assessment of children and young people (0-25) who may require special education, health and care provision.

To lead in the development of SEND you will ensure the effective joint working, participation and liaison with the child or young person, their family and associated professionals. You will ensure improved outcomes for the child and their family that are measurable and monitored, enabling the child to achieve and reach their aspirations.

Main Responsibilities

• Oversee and manage the statutory education , health and care plan ,assessment- process , provision and review for 0-25 year old children and young people with SEND under the education Act 1996, Children and Family Act 2014, SEN Code of Practice 2014 and Equality Act 2010.
• Ensure the children, young people and families are fully included in the EHC assessment
• Be responsible for the quality and accuracy of the statutory SEND documents and be the authorised officer to sign these.
• Manage a team of up to 6+ case workers.

Should this position or similar be of interest, please send your CV to Ailidh Tullis or call Ailidh on (Apply online only)

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