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Vacancy Details

Assistant SEN Officer

West Berkshire Council
From £23953 to £30095 per annum (Grade G)
Council Offices, West Street House, Newbury
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
23/06/2022 at 23:59
West Berkshire Council

We are seeking to recruit to the post of Assistant SEN Officer in the SEN Assessment Team. 

You will provide administrative support for the completion of statutory assessments for children with special educational needs, working closely with the SEN Manager and SEN Team.

You will need good IT and organisational skills and the ability to relate well to schools, parents and other professionals with whom you will come into contact. Knowledge of SEN would be beneficial.

This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to services for children with special educational needs in West Berkshire.

We are ideally looking to offer the successful candidate the full number of hours advertised above. We may however consider offering less hours than advertised providing they meet the requirements of the role and service which will be determined by the recruiting manager.

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 27 days per annum rising to a maximum of 32 days.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Nicola Ponton, SEN Manager, on 01635 519713 SEN and Disabled Children’s Team

Equal Opportunities

The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people who fall within any of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010.

How to apply

Please complete an online application form. 

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Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed