Three Reviewing Officers are required to work within the Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Team. The team is responsible for ensuring that the LA’s statutory responsibilities towards individual children and young people with SEND are met. The main duties include processing and actioning annual reviews and amending EHCPs according to statutory time frames. There will also be some occasional attendance at annual review meetings required. We are a busy team and deal with sensitive, and at times, difficult decisions. The successful candidate will need to have good organisational and interpersonal skills, have experience of similar work and will need to be able to travel within North Somerset and further afield to support out of area placements.
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitations of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Michelle Sercombe on 01275 888082.
Anticipated interview date: Wednesday 29 July 2020
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.