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S.E.N. Co-ordination

The School’s SENCo is Lisa Brooks, who has the required qualification of the Post Graduate Certificate in Special Educational Needs Co-ordination.

Roles and Responsibilities of the SENCo
The SENCo will coordinate the provision of education for pupils with Special Educational Needs by:

  • Overseeing the day to day operation of the school’s SEND policy.
  • Co-ordinating provision for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
  • Monitoring and evaluating the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities provision.
  • Overseeing the records of all children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
  • Supporting and advising colleagues.
  • Managing a range of resources, both human and material, to enable appropriate provision to be made for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
  • Contributing to the professional development of all staff.
  • Liaising with parents of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
  • Liaising with external agencies including the LA’s support and educational psychology services, health and social services and voluntary bodies.

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