This post is fixed term until March 2025 due to additional capacity
We are looking for an EHCP officer to join one of our Area Teams. You will be part of a team who maintain high standards of professional practice whilst also working in the best interests of children and young adults.
This is an exciting opportunity to make a difference and continue to develop the good work identified in our Area SEN inspection June 2023.
You will be responsible for the statutory processes which will include coordinating annual reviews, writing and updating plans and ensuring that outcomes are set that focus on Preparation for Adulthood.
We are looking for an individual who has:
- Excellent Communication Skills.
- Excellent planning & organisation skills.
- An ability to work to deadlines.
- A Good working knowledge of SEND and relevant legislation.
- An understanding of the nature and importance of co-production and partnership working.
- Educated to A level/NVQ4 or Equivalent
- substantial relevant experience.
- GSCE English/ Maths
For an informal discussion about this role please contact SEN_Team@sandwell.gov.uk.
You will also be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.
37 hours per week
We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications. Therefore, you are strongly advised to complete and return your application as soon as possible. When completing your application please refer to the supporting documents attached.
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For more information about working for Sandwell Council, our recruitment process and our offer to you please visit https://www.sandwell.gov.uk/info/200233/jobs
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