SEND Casework Officer - Staffordshire

Recruiter
Ackerman Pierce
Location
Staffordshire
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SEND Casework Officer - Staffordshire

We are looking to recruit an SEND Casework Officer in Staffordshire. The vacancy will be for an initial 6-12 months with potential for extension subject to internal circumstance and your performance.

Responsibilities include;

  • Support the SEND Team Manager by taking a lead responsibility for a specific area of work
  • Provide line management, supervision and casework oversight to Assistant Casework officers
  • Quality assure and sign off statutory plans completed by Assistant Casework Officers
  • To work with regard to statutory requirements and timeframes in the preparation, review and amendments of statutory plans (EHCPs)
  • To prepare and present cases to SEN Panel.
  • To work with a wide variety of professionals to include educational settings, health and outside professional agencies (local, countywide and occasional national collaboration needed).
  • To prepare for, and present, First Tier Tribunals (SENDIST Appeals).
  • To work closely with legal representatives (within and external to GCC) and to be aware of relevant legislation and cases.

The team:

  • Well-structured organised team, growing their staffing levels.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Full UK Drivers License
  • Enhanced DBS/CRB (we can obtain for you)
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

Benefits of working with Ackerman Pierce:

  • Your own personal consultant
  • Access to a variety of Social Care jobs Nationwide
  • DBS and Compliance Service
  • Quick and Easy Registration Process
  • Access to CPD
  • Guaranteed weekly payment