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Vacancy Details

Lead SEN and Inclusion Strategy Officer

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Grade K: £43,857 - £44,863 per annum
Ainsdale Hope Centre
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
19/06/2021 at 23:55
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

LEAD SEN & Inclusion Officer

36 hours per week - Permanent

Are you passionate about improving the lives of children and young people with Special Educational Needs?

A rare opportunity has arisen within the Assessment, Resource and Provision Planning Team for a Lead SEN & Inclusion Strategy Officer role.

Working as Lead SEN & Inclusion Strategy Officer some of your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Ensuring that services are delivered in line with the principles set out in clause 19 of the Children and Families Act 2014 with children, young people and their parents being supported to participate as fully as possible.
  • Providing Team Leaders within the SEN Service the information needed to review and develop strategy, policy and provision in relation to children with additional or different needs to meet local and national initiatives (currently the development of the local offer, personal budgets and birth to 25 single education, health and care plans).
  • Ensuring that high level needs resources and commissioned places are most efficiently matched to need, through planning, robust contractual arrangements and regular review.

This is a rare opportunity to join a positive, supportive and forward-thinking team of people who are committed to ensuring that quality services are provided to our children and young people with SEN.

Are you the passionate candidate that we are looking for with the skills and knowledge we need to make a difference to people’s lives?



Equal Opportunities

Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for these jobs (as given in the Person Specification) and who want to apply under the Disability Confident Scheme will be invited to interview.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CV’s (unless specified on the advert).


Please fully complete the online application form.





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