SEND Provision Evaluation Officer


Ref: 1470

Posted: 13/08/2021 Start Date: TBA

Interview Date: 13th October 2021

Pay: Starting salary £40,607 per annum

Close Date: 04/10/2021 at 12:00

Job Description

Role Responsibility

Kent’s Education and Young People’s Services requires 6 SEND Provision Evaluation Officers to provide specialist expertise to enable the monitoring, evaluation and development of special educational needs provision in mainstream schools.

This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a team with special educational needs staff in a range of educational establishments and from other KCC services as well as colleagues from health and social care. The post holders will work across one or more districts within the North, East, South or West Kent areas.

The post holders will monitor and evaluate the special educational needs provision for individual children or young people with an Education Health and Care Plan or receiving SEN Support in mainstream schools, working collaboratively with parents and carers, children and young people, schools and other stakeholders.

The post holders will also monitor, evaluate and provide guidance to support schools to further develop their special educational needs provision at a whole school level

Qualified Teacher Status, the successful completion of the National Award for SEN Coordination (or other relevant Post Graduate qualification in SEN) and experience of supporting other schools in developing their capacity to meet the needs of SEN pupils are the required qualifications and experience necessary.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This post is considered by KCC to be a customer-facing position. The Council therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English/Welsh sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the Job Description/Person Specification.

The interview date is 13th October 2021 and this will be conducted virtually on an on-line platform TEAMS. 

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Contact Information

Telephone: 03000 416554



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