New to SENCO

  • Up-to-the-minute National updates in SEND - from Ofsted demands to legal duties
  • Your first year in action - how to successfully:
    • lead strategically
    • identify needs 
    • ensure consistency
    • promote positive attitudes
  • An action plan proven to help busy colleagues make a daily difference to SEND pupils

Information on speakers coming soon.

Unpick current SEND legislation including:

The Children and Families Act

The SEND Code of Practice: 0-25

Clarify changes to:

- Single school-based category

- Education Health and Care Plans (ECHPs)

- Personal Budgets

- Funding

Focus on key aspects of your role:

Consider your legal responsibilities

Strategically plan provision

Promote positive attitudes towards pupils with SEND

Monitor children’s progress

Provide professional development for your staff, including:

Strategies to support children with a range of difficulties

Essential principles to develop quality inclusive teaching

Practical tools to promote personalised learning

Knowledge of a range of needs, including:

− dyslexia

− speech and language difficulties