Senior SEND Officer
London, England
£350 per day /Inside IR35
Hybrid working (1-2 days on site)
3 Month Initial Contract (With view to extend)
Interviews are set to take place W/C the 19th February.
We are currently working with a busy and reputable London Borough who are looking for an experienced Senior SEND Lead Officer. You will be reporting into the SEND Operations Manager (SEN Team Manager) and assisting with the running of the SEND team.  
Essential Skills & Abilities 

  • Knowledge and understanding of the legislation relating to Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Education system from 0 – 25 years.
  • Knowledge and understanding of recent developments in the field of SEN and Disabilities, and the education landscape and context.
  • Practical experience in a relevant field to include working with parents, families and education providers

Job Role

  • To carry out the casework associated with the statutory assessment process.
  • To contribute to new service developments.
  • To support children and young people and their parents and carers and schools involved in the statutory assessment process.
  • To have high expectations of all children and young people in the Service.
  • To ensure equality of opportunity for all children and to maintain good communication links with parents, other services and agencies.
  • Writing, drafting and amending EHCP’s
  • Overseeing complex cases

We have multiple vacancies within SEND across our Education Team and across several Local Authorities nationwide, so even if you think this role isn’t quite right for you, we may well have other roles that are more suitable, so please do get in touch. 

Alternatively, if our roles are more relevant to a friend or colleague, please know that we offer a senior referral scheme that rewards you upon the successful placement of the candidate, so it’s worthwhile getting in contact.

If you, or someone you know, would like to apply for any of these roles, please email your updated CV to or please call on 0117 313 7110.

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Simon Floyd

Senior Consultant - Education