EHCP Area Coordinator

Posted 28 September 2021
Salary£300 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineEducation & SEND
Contact NameRichard Shorrock

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Leader within SEND to take up a contract with a London Borough as an EHCP Area Coordinator

Contract Details

Pay Scale – £300 per day – Negotiable depending on experience.

Location – Remote Working.

Contract Length – 6-month agency contract with a view to being extended on an ongoing basis.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate expert knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice and have experience managing or supervising a team of EHCP coordinators.

Key Responsibilities:

• To ensure that Hackney Education (HE) meets its statutory duties for children and young people aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) under the Children’s and Families Act 2014.

• To provide overall management and leadership for the respective team within the Education, Health and Care Planning (EHCP) Team

• Be responsible for the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the duties in the assigned team in relation to EHC assessments and plans as prescribed under of Part 3 of the Children and Families Act 2014. and related legislation

•Ensure and demonstrate robust decision making in the allocation of funding to EHC plans in relation to a demand led budget.

• Contribute to and participate in the development of the EHCP Team in response to the SEND Reform and subsequent guidance, as well as case law and recent good practice guidance.

 If you are interested in the role or would like to know more, please make an application today and then contact Richard at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.