Portsmouth City Council Jobs in London – Special Educational Needs

Website Portsmouth City Council

Job Description:

Portsmouth City Council’s Special Educational Needs (SEN) Team is a specialist team within the Inclusion Service of Portsmouth City Council. The team’s work is entirely statutory and involves identifying and assessing learners’ difficulties, and making and reviewing the educational arrangements for approximately 1000 Portsmouth learners.

The SEN Caseworker is the first point of contact for enquires to the SEN team and  will support the SEND Adviser and SEN Team Leader through undertaking the statutory casework involved in identifying, assessing, making and reviewing the education, health & care planning arrangements of children / young people special educational needs and disabilities. The SEN Caseworker will routinely request, receive and distribute reports from education, health and social care professionals. In addition you will provide information and advice schools and to parents of children / to young people with special educational needs and disabilities and signposting them to services as necessary.


Job Requirements:

The role of SEN Caseworker is busy, challenging and requires the successful candidate to demonstrate and develop a wide range of skills, knowledge and abilities including excellent time management skills with a keen eye for detail and the ability to prioritise often competing pressures to ensure delivery of work. The SEN Caseworker must possess a high level of proven administration skills and demonstrate exceptional empathetic skills as you will be working with vulnerable families who might feel overwhelmed by their circumstances and their concerns for their child’s education.

Job Details:

Company: Portsmouth City Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, GB

Application Deadline: N/A


Apply Here


 Report Job