SEND Key Worker - Staffordshire

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
11.38 - 11.38 GBP Hourly + GBP11.38/hour
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
06 Sep 2017
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Temporary
SEND Key Worker - Staffordshire

Service Care Solutions, in partnership with Staffordshire County Council, are currently recruiting for SEND Key Workers to be based in Staffordshire!

This is to work Full Time and is to start ASAP on a contract until 30/03/2018!

Duties as an SEN Keyworker:

Undertake key working functions for a case load of CYP with SEND aged 0 to 25 who are under EHC assessment or with an EHC plan. In particular this will include:
1. being a single point of regular and consistent contact for the CYP and parents/carers during the statutory assessment process;
2. facilitating multi-agency meetings;
3. co-ordinating services and practitioners around the CYP and family;
4. supporting a single planning and joint assessment process;
5. providing information and signposting where necessary;
6. providing emotional and practical support as required as part of a trusting relationship;
7. enabling and empowering the CYP and their parents/carers to make decisions and where appropriate to make effective use of a personal budget

Requirements for this SEND role:

*Enhanced DBS
*Knowledge of the Education Act 1996 with regard to SEN and associated regulations and the SEN Code of Practice (2001); the Children & Families Act (2014) and the national policy context.
*SEN-related qualification (knowledge of children's SEN and/or school SEN systems) - Desirable

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:-
*A specialist consultant specific to you with a wide range of social work knowledge
*Excellent and competitive rates of pay
*An extensive range of exclusive Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
*Expert payroll service processed twice per week
*Frequent job updates sent to you exclusively to meet your requirements
*GBP250 bonus offered for referring a friend to any job role
*Loyalty Bonus Scheme granting access to our rewards website which includes free gifts such as televisions, mobile phones and more.

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Oscar at Service Care Solutions on (Apply online only) or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a GBP250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive GBP250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed