14th annual SENCO Update conference

Provider: Optimus Education
£269.00 + VAT Primary rate
£349.00 + VAT Secondary rate
£399.00 + VAT LA rate

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Description This flagship event for SENCOs will ensure you know how to meet new Ofsted expectations and tackle key challenges in 2016. Attend this event to make sure you are successfully managing change and crucially, continuing to support good outcomes for students with SEND.
Duration 1 day

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Categories Primary, Secondary, Early Years/Foundation, 14-19, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, Assistant Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher, Headteacher, Special Educational Needs Coordinator, Inclusion, SEND, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

Key focuses on the day include:

  • Meeting new challenges and increased expectations in 2016
  • Accessing the curriculum and QFT in the classroom
  • Developing a whole-school approach to inclusive practice
  • Identifying individual need and supporting good outcomes for all
  • Professional development for the SENCO role ready for year three of implementation

Who is this event relevant for?

  • SENCOs
  • Inclusion Managers
  • Assistant Headteachers
  • Headteachers
  • Deputy Headteachers
  • Learning Support Managers
  • Local Authority SEN Teams
Evidence underpinning this approach The provider has not supplied this information
How users/participants can evaluate success The provider has not supplied this information
Follow-up activities and support

All delegates will receive the following post-event:

  • Certificate of attendance to demonstrate professional development
  • Online access to all speaker presentation from the day as well as additional resources

Benefits of attending this event

  • Be inspired: Hear from Paralympian Wendy Smith on the vital role you play when supporting students overcome adversity and ensuring all children are the best they can be
  • Be prepared: With a raft of changes affecting schools, ensure you know how to manage the transition to EHCPs, bridge the gap between P8 and age-related and overcome funding cuts
  • Be informed: Hear from both the DfE and Ofsted on the day and ensure your school is ready to meet new expectations in 2016
  • Be equipped: Take away the latest strategies to use in the classroom and across the whole school to ensure QFT for all
  • Be challenged: Attend our new SENCO Masterclass and learn how to take your SENCO role to the next level

Speakers include:

  • Wendy Smith, Paralympian
  • Andre Imich, SEN and Disability Professional Advisor, Department for Education
  • Lesley Cox HMI, National Lead for Special Educational Needs and Disability, Ofsted
  • Anita Devi, Special Educational Needs Consultant
  • Gareth D Morewood, Director of Curriculum Support (SENCO), Priestnall School
  • Maria Constantinou, Specialist Leader for SEN, Inclusion Leader & Deputy Head, St. Mary's CofE Primary School
  • Amjad Ali, Assistant Headteacher, Cheney School
  • Elizabeth Burns, SENCO, St James' Catholic High School
Associated Files File_icon 1571_SENCO16_Brochure_v7.pdf

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.