SEND Team Manager

Posted 10 June 2021
Salary£360 - 440 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineEducation & SEND
Contact NameRichard Shorrock

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group are looking for an experienced SEN Professional to take up an interim contract as a SEND Team Manager for a Local Authority based in the Midlands.

As a SEND Team Manager, you will be experienced in manging or supervising a team of SEND Case Officers and will have worked in a management or senior role within a local authority previously.

Contract Details

Pay Scale – Starting from £350 per day – Negotiable depending on experience.

Location – Hybrid working approach – 80% remote with occasional office visits. ( A few times per month)

Contract Length – 3 month rolling contract highly likely to be until March 2022 with a view to being extended on an ongoing basis.

About the Role:

  • Working under the direction of the Group Manager and working collaboratively with other SEND managers, ensure that statutory assessment processes, and decisions on Education, Health and Care Plans and placement of children with Education, Health and Care Plans support and complement policy and support and promote inclusive education in Worcestershire.
  • In the oversight and leadership of the EHC assessment process, apply rigorous decision making so that unnecessary EHC assessments are avoided. Through methodical planning and monitoring of casework, identify predictable risks to the potential to complete statutory processes on time or within budget.
  • Oversee processes to ensure that the decisions for SEND transport are consistent with the LA policy and represent value for money.

 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 to Statutory Assessment Team managers 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.