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A special edu needs coord (SENCO) working with other teachers and parents to make sure the needs of children with special needs are met effectively

  • Minimum Qualification: MBA / MSc
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 7 years

Job Description

  • Have a strategic overview of provision for pupils with SEN or a disability across the school, monitoring and reviewing the quality of provision
  • Contribute to school self-evaluation, particularly with respect to provision for pupils with SEN or a disability
  • Ensure that the SEN policy is put into practice, and that the objectives of this policy are reflected in the school improvement plan
  • Provide guidance to colleagues on teaching pupils with SEN or a disability, and advise on the graduated approach to SEN support
  • Advise on the use of the school’s budget and other resources to meet pupils’ needs effectively, including staff deployment
  • Be aware of the provision in the local offer
  • Work with early years providers, other schools, educational psychologists, health and social care professionals, and other external agencies as appropriate
  • Be a key point of contact for external agencies, especially the local authority
  • Analyse assessment data for pupils with SEN or a disability
  • Implement and lead intervention groups for pupils with SEN, and evaluate their effectiveness
  • Identify a pupil’s SEN
  • Co-ordinate provision that meets the pupil’s needs, and monitor its effectiveness
  • Secure relevant services for the pupil
  • Ensure records are maintained and kept up to date
  • Review the education, health and care plan with parents or carers and the pupil
  • Communicate regularly with parents or carers
  • Ensure that if the pupil transfers to another school, all relevant information is safely conveyed to it, and support a smooth transition for the pupil
  • Promote the pupil’s inclusion in the school community and access to the curriculum, facilities and extra-curricular activities
  • Work with the designated teacher for looked-after children, where a looked-after pupil has SEN or a disability

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Abuja
| Full Time |
NGN 75,000 - 150,000
1mo
Abuja
| Full Time |
NGN 75,000 - 150,000
1mo