Service Manager - SEND
  • Employer: Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: COMM/20/135733
  • Published: Thu 15/10/2020, 19:30 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 01/11/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Hay 6 £49,881 to £57,765 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Magdalen House, Merseyside

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Service Manager - SEND

Service Manager - SEND

There is a vacancy for the position of SEND Service Manager. You will lead and manage the statutory assessment team and travel support team in order to transform and develop services for children with Special Educational Needs. You will be responsible for the strategic development and delivery of services and commissioning and procurement of specialist provision for children and young people (0 to 25 years) with special educational needs and disabilities. You will be responsible for key deliverables within statutory deadlines, ultimately adhering to statutory legislation such as SEN Code of Practice (2001) and Children and Families Acts (2014).

Do you have the innovation and drive to shape how we deliver services for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities and the ability to work collaboratively to engage, influence, inform and inspire?

If so, we are looking for an experienced professional to set the strategic direction of the SEND assessment, provision and travel support team services, drive the reputation of the organisation among all stakeholders and with the ability to provide clear advice and professional leadership at senior level on a wide range of local governance bodies and regional networks.

You will be highly experienced in engaging with stakeholders both internally and externally including parents/carers, children and young people, health colleagues, social care etc., building, fostering, and maintaining high level partnerships across a complex landscape.

For an informal discussion, contact the Head of Communities, Tanya Wilcock, on 07890596169.

interviews will be held on 17th November 2020.

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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