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SEND Adviser

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Exeter

Job Title: SEND Adviser
Location: Exeter, GB, EX2 5GF
Compensation: TTO - £ 51,000   (FTE £56, 715.23)
Role Type: Full Time Permanent
Job ID: SF40541
Closing Date: 17th January 2022
Interview Date: 26th January 2022


To enable the Local Authority to discharge its duties and responsibilities, particularly those relating to improving achievement, standards and outcomes for children and young people with SEN and disabilities.  


Who we are looking for?

We’re looking for someone with effective communication skills and demonstrable commitment to improving the outcomes for children and young people and the ability to support and inspire practitioners by employing a range of strategies to enable them to improve their practice.


What will you be doing?
You will provide strategic SEN leadership across Devon schools by providing advice and consultancy in order to improve outcomes for children and young people with SEN. This will be achieved through delivery of the agreed activities in the contract with Devon County Council and through additional traded activity.


The experience you’ll bring 
•    Degree in a relevant field 
•    Qualified teacher status
•    Successful SEN teaching experience
•    Senior leadership experience in school and/or Ofsted trained 
•    Evidence of continuing professional development
•    Relevant Safeguarding training 

The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role – [Enhanced DBS check / Enhanced DBS with Children’s Barred List check / Enhanced DBS with Children’s and Adults’ Barred List check]; [Teacher Regulation Agency’s Teacher prohibition check]; 

The role is mobile and you will be required to hold a Full driving licence and provide a vehicle for business use. 


What a role with Babcock offers? 

•    Generous holiday entitlement
•    Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
•    Share ownership scheme
•    Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
•    A tailored personal development and training programme.
•    Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.
•    We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


If you have any questions about the role please contact Jeanette Savage on or 07850 215436


About Babcock LDP
Babcock LDP is part of Babcock Education, providing integrated education improvement and specialist intervention services. We work with academies, schools and settings, Devon County Council, other Local Authorities and with a range of regional and national bodies. Babcock LDP provides a single integrated service, which enables us to understand more fully the needs of customers and to deliver the best services to meet those needs in a coherent way. Our mission is to improve the life chances of all children and young people.
Babcock Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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Application Guidance: 

All applications should be made online.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

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