EHCP Coordinator

Posted 11 July 2022
Salary £250 - 260 per day
LocationKingston upon Thames
Job type Contract
DisciplineEducation & SEND
Contact NameRichard Shorrock

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group work closely with local authority SEN services nationwide providing them with experienced SEND professionals into a variety of roles.

We are looking to make multiple appoints of EHCP Coordinator’s for a Local Authority based in London.

AS an EHCP Coordinator, you will manage the Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plan process to ensure that children and young people with SEND aged 0-25 receive appropriate assessments, services and provision from Education, Health and Social Care. Coordinators are responsible for a caseload as defined by the Service Manager and have prime responsibility for coordinating the entire process with families to create an EHC Plan

Contract Details

Pay Scale – Starting from £250 per day – Negotiable depending on experience.

Location – Remote Working for the duration of the contract.

Contract Length – 3-6 month+ rolling contract highly likely to be extended on an ongoing basis.

Key Duties include:

  • Managing the EHC Needs Assessment, presenting requests to the SEN Panel, coordinating assessments from other agencies, drafting and finalising the plan with families.
  • Undertake statutory SEN assessment and placement processes in an efficient and timely manner, reaching appropriate placement decisions for children and young people aged 0-25, including being responsible for managing the arrangements for Secondary and Key Stage Transfer through liaison with the admission service, schools and parents/carers.
  • Work closely with service providers and families in order to ensure that the provision outlined in the EHC Plans is being effectively delivered and to take appropriate action where this is not the case.
  • Manage processes including Annual Reviews, Transition Reviews, provision and placement requests and requests to change parts of the EHCP.

If you are looking for a new role within a SEN team, we work across the UK and have a number of roles available from Plan Writers, Tribunal Officers, Team managers to Heads of Service & Directors so please get in touch to find out how Spencer Clarke Group can help develop your career within Special Educational Needs.

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