[HLT] Education, Health and Care Plan Co-ordinator

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Job details

Salary

GBP £37,413 to £38,403 37413

Grade

PO2

Department

Hackney Learning Trust

Service

3rd Party

DBS Required

Yes

Contract Type

Permanent - Full Time

Closing date

09/02/2020

The Education, Health and Care Planning (EHCP) Team is recruiting four permanent full time Education, Health and Care Plan Coordinators.

The EHCP Team is responsible for processing EHC assessments, co-producing and reviewing EHC plans for children and young people with SEND aged 0 to 25.

Each Area Team has an EHC Area Coordinator who manages the EHC Plan Coordinators who work on individual children’s cases. Cases are allocated according to the education setting that the child attends. The team works by assigning EHC Plan Coordinators to three areas across the borough: Central, North and South Hackney. For more information please visit the Hackney Local Offer website https://www.hackneylocaloffer.co.uk

To work with children and young people with SEND aged 0-25, their families, and professionals, to ensure high quality work and compliance with legislation and service performance outcomes. To ensure the effective administration of processes and procedures (introduced by the Children and Families Act 2014, SEND Regulations and SEND Code of Practice), including but not limited to compliance with statutory timelines for EHC needs assessments and plans, annual review processes and phase transfers. To manage complex case work and remain solution focused. It is crucial that the applicant is able to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service.

Please refer to attached job description for more information on the post.

Hackney Learning Trust is the Education Services department within Hackney Council. It provides a range of statutory and traded services to support the education of children, young people and adults in the borough. Our vision is to provide excellent education for every child, young person and adult learner.

Hackney Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Positions at Hackney Learning Trust can be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

To apply for role, please apply via the Hackney Learning Trust website: https://www.learningtrust.co.uk/jobs/hlt/details?id=PFTFK026203F3VBQB798M8N8D&nPostingID=3453&nPostingTargetID=54785&mask=hltext&lg=UK

Closing date for applications: 09 February 2020

Interviews: 17 & 18 February 2020

If you require specific information about the post please contact Area Coordinators Bron Roberts and Sharon Cargill or Melanie Moodley (Head of EHC Planning Team) on 0208 820 7000/option 4

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age

DBS check required for this role: Yes