Job Title: Early Years Inclusion Specialists - SEND Specialist Advice and Support
Salary Range: £24,799 - £26,999 pro-rata
Locations and Hours:
19.5 hours per week - North Herts and Stevenage (1 post)
30 hours per week - East Herts, Broxbourne, Welwyn and Hatfield (1 post)
32.5 hours per week - St Albans and Dacorum (1 post), and Watford, Three Rivers and Hertsmere (1 post)
All posts are term time only
Our teams work with children aged 0-7 with a range of complex and communication needs.
We have an opportunity within the SEND Specialist Advice and Support team for Early Years Inclusion Specialists to provide support, advice and guidance to families, settings and schools for children with SEND.
You will also deliver training and workshops for parents and settings. In partnership with a Specialist Advisory Teacher, you will enable families and settings to develop practical skills that develop their interaction and engagement with the child through modelling, signposting and collaborative working.
The role calls for a qualification in early years and significant experience of working with preschool children and children within the foundation stage who have SEND. Experience of working with families and other professionals, and a thorough knowledge of SEND is essential. Additional qualification relating to SEND are desirable.
A key function of ISL SEND Specialist Advice and Support (SEND SAS) is to ensure that the educational and developmental progress of children and young people (0-25), with a range of SEND, is met in line with the Hertfordshire Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Strategy and HCC strategic objectives.
We can offer you a friendly, supportive working environment, a full induction and ongoing professional development in this role.
Please include your location and hours per week preference in your application
Closing Date: Sunday 5th July 2020
Interview Date: 20th and 21st July 2020