JOB TITLE: Tribunal Officer
GRADE/SP: SP – 16-20
CONTRACT: PERMANENT , 23 HOURS PER WEEK (3 days a week), 44 WEEKS PER YEAR
WORKING ARRANGEMENTS: THREE DAYS of MONDAY TO THURSDAY (INCLUSIVE):
08:30 to 16:30 , FRIDAY: 08:30 TO 16:00, (INCLUDES 30 MINS UNPAID BREAK EACH DAY)
REPORTS TO: HEAD OF SEND SERVICES
To Manage, and represent SENDAT at Tribunals. Due to the demand for places in special schools SENDAT has up to 10 tribunals being worked on at anyone time. To provide high quality, well planned pastoral support and guidance to students and their families in order to promote high expectations, promote aspirations and facilitate academic progress. To work with these students to develop their self-esteem and a sense of pride in their achievements.
The Special Educational Needs and Academies Trust (SENDAT) is a Multi Academy Trust whose provisions support a range of needs including Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Social, Emotional & Mental Health and Behavioural (SEMH) needs. Our core aim is to provide for the continuum of special needs across the Eastern region.
All SENDAT schools and alternate provisions have Trauma Informed practices embedded across the curriculum and SENDAT staff colleagues are given training and support to develop and use these skills in their day-to-day working.
As part of the SENDAT, we offer:
- Staff wellbeing day – can be taken at any point throughout the year
- Access to a wide range of in person and online CPD
- Cycle to work scheme
- Health and welfare assistance package with Simply Health, provides financial support with some things like eye tests, and therapies
- Opportunities to participate in Outdoor Learning activities including Duke of Edinburgh and Scouting schemes
- Annual subsidised staff residential activity weekend in Wales
If you would like an informal discussion prior to submitting your application, you are welcome to contact Sarah Hopkins (Head of SEND Services)
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks required for relevant posts.
SENDAT – welcoming diversity.
SENDAT Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment checks will be required for all of our staff at SENDAT.
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