Hours of work: 37 hours per week
Working pattern: Full-time
Closing date: Sunday 4 December 2022
Interview date: Monday 12 December 2022
For an informal discussion, please contact Candice Simms – Deputy Service Manager ISEND Placement Support Service on Candice.email@example.com
About the role
- Do you want to make a difference to the outcomes of children and young people with SEND in East Sussex?
- Are you a qualified teacher with a passion for supporting children and young people with SEND?
- Do you consistently demonstrate outstanding classroom practice, particularly in relation to identifying and overcoming barriers to learning?
The role of Adviser for the ISEND Placement Support Service (PSS) could be the job you are looking for.
ISEND Placement Support service are seeking a new Adviser to support the successful placement of children with EHCPs in their local mainstream schools.
This is an excellent career opportunity and will provide you with the chance to support practice in mainstream Primary and Secondary Schools across East Sussex.
An induction and training programme will be provided, but anyone considering this post should have passion and understanding of how to meet the needs of children and young people with SEND in school settings.
We are looking for candidates who have a strong inclusive ethos, a desire to see improved outcomes for young people, and a genuine interest in supporting staff to develop inclusive practice in their schools. Candidates should be able to;
- Give clear, bespoke advice and recommendations to school-based staff.
- Support school staff to embed the provision outlined in a child or young person’s EHCP.
- Challenge current practises in a professional and constructive way when necessary.
- Work as part of a team and work collaboratively with colleagues from other services.
The role will work Countywide and be based at County Hall, Lewes.
To apply for this role please follow the ‘Apply Now’ button.
When completing your application be sure to address how you meet all the criteria in the person specification drawing on any relevant work/life experience, education or personal interests.
Interviews will take place in person at County Hall, Lewes, on Monday 12 December 2022. If you are unavailable on that date let us know and we may be able to schedule an alternative date to interview you.
For an informal discussion, please contact Candice Simms – Deputy Service Manager ISEND Placement Support Service on Candice.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Working with schools across the county to improve the outcomes for children and young people with SEND is a privilege and offers the chance to support schools with delivering best practice.
For work that makes a difference....
This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to http://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check. Please note that we require evidence of an overseas police check if you have lived or worked abroad.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
If you require any reasonable adjustments, due to disability, to enable you to participate fully in the process please contact the hiring manager on the contact details above.
Reasonable adjustments include things like an offline application form. If you would like to discuss your requirements further, please get in touch.
East Sussex County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.