36 hours per week
Big changes. No excuses. That’s what we’re delivering at Wirral Council. We’ve got ambitious targets to meet by 2020. To achieve everything we have promised to our residents, we need people who are driven and ready to deliver the very best for our communities.
Wirral is home to vibrant, energetic and engaged communities, people who take real ownership of their local area and are passionate about making Wirral a better place.
It is a fantastic place to live, work and visit.
We are an employer who supports, who is flexible but who demands the very best.
We are a forward thinking and expanding SEN Team who are excited to offer the opportunity for 2 EHC Plan Co-ordinators to join us - on a 12 month fixed-term basis - in providing a quality service to help children and young people improve their outcomes and achieve their aspirations.
In this role, you'll be responsible for managing the case work relating to the statutory special educational needs (SEN) process, including the writing, reviewing and amending of EHC plans.
You will ensure statutory timescales are met, quality EHC plans are written, and good communication is maintained with families and professionals.
You'll need to be qualified to degree level and have experience working with children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities.
A high degree of interpersonal skills, coupled with good organisational skills, are essential - as is a sense of humour!
Above all, you will be looking to improve the way we engage with our families to ensure they are at the heart of everything we do.
Interviews are planned for 29/10/19.
The successful applicant must have the ability to converse with members of the public and provide advice in accurate, spoken English
This post is subject to Enhanced Level DBS check.
No holding back. No excuses. Just change Wirral.
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Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.
Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications.
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