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Role of the SENCO

Course title: Role of the SENCO

Course administrator: Early years specialist teachers

Target group: New SENCOs in the PVI sector

About this course

The course aims are:

  • to explore the role of the SENCO in settings as key to early intervention for SEND children
  • explore elements of the Code of Practice for SEND and other legislative changes related to Early Years provision.

The course outcomes are:

  • awareness and understanding of the code of practice and how this links to current policies, procedures and practice
  • confidence to lead and support other practitioners in your setting
  • awareness of local and national agencies and an understanding of multi-agency working.


The following costs will apply to this training course:

  • NCC EY provider: £30
  • City EY provider: £30
  • City school: £60
  • NCC school: £60
  • External PVI provider: £50

Courses are payable by credit or debit card at the time of booking, please follow the instructions on Eventbrite – invoices will not be sent for these courses.

Course dates

Date Time Venue How to book
3 October 2017 1pm to 4pm

Richard Herrod Centre
Foxhill Road

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31 October 2017 9.30am to 12.30pm

Pleasley Landmark Centre
Chesterfield Rd
NG19 7S

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18 January 2018 1pm to 4pm

Everyday Champions Centre
Jessop Close
Brunel Business Park
NG24 2AG

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25 June 2018 9.30am to 12.30pm

Middle Street Resource Centre
74 Middle St

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Booking information

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Cancellation policy 

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  • if there are still places left then your colleague must book their own place and you must cancel yours
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