Role of the Special Education Needs Co-ordinator (SENDCO)
Working to meet the needs of a diverse range of pupils/students is challenge in both schools and colleges. For the SENCo/ALNCo this is even more challenging, given the specific and complex needs of the pupils/students they look after. Learning to juggle daily work demands including data, assessments, paperwork can be tricky. This course is designed to help the participants to identify parts of their role which take up so much of their time, unpick ways to save time and manage tasks effectively by introducing powerful and flexible tools that are simple to integrate into a daily, weekly and monthly basis.
Identify innovative ways to support the role to save time;
Look at top time saving tips when organising meetings with staff and parents;
Explore the use of technology to save time;
Consider ways to help become more 'paperless';
Effective ways to make the referral process more time effective.
Ginny has been teaching longer than she hasn't. She has been a Headteacher, Senior Manager and Class teacher, teaching all ages in the Primary age range. She is currently SENCO of 4 Prima...ry schools in Northamptonshire. She believes in her mantra #Followtheempathyroad and embodies this in everything she does. She writes and talks about how this can be embedded in the classroom as well as in the whole school environment through a caring approach that involves listening to others and putting ourselves in their shoes. She has spoken nationally at The National SEN Conference as well as NASEN Live. She collaborates with both Primary and Secondary SENCOs by working alongside them to support them and guide them. She also lectures PGCE students and loves working with trainee teachers who have placements in Special Schools.
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