SEN Senior Caseworker
My client are a South East London Local Government Authority who are seeking experienced Senior SEN Caseworkers to start ongoing bookings immediately!
Main purpose of the job:
To be responsible for assessing and reviewing the special educational needs of pupils including the shared supervision and development of staff to understand SEN within the service.
To monitor the efficient use of resources in relation to pupils with statements of special educational need/ Education Health and Care Plans.
To ensure that all pupils with special educational needs are appropriately placed in accordance with panel decisions.
To ensure that every effort is made to reach agreement with parents and carers through the use of mediation and conflict resolution.
To carry out all duties under the direction of the team manager as informed by the assessment and placement panels.
1. To be responsible for assessing and monitoring the special educational needs of pupils.
2. To meet with parents, advocates and professional agencies at a range of locations to represent the LEA and to negotiate appropriate provision to meet children's needs.
3. To work with parents in assessing and monitoring statements of special educational need/ Education, Health and Social Care Plans, encouraging, participation and engagement in processes.
Please note, this role will require undertaking face to face visits.
If you have relevant RECENT working experience and are available immediately please do not hesitate to submit your CV today!