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The role of the SEND keyperson Practitioner

Course title: The role of the SEND keyperson practitioner

Course administrator: Early Years specialist teachers

Target group:  This course is for the practitioner who works directly with a child with special educational needs.

Pre-requisites: Please bring Early years: guide to the 0 to 25 SEND code of practice. Advice for early years providers that are funded by the local authority

About this course

The course aims are:

  • To ensure that the child's learning and care is tailored to meet their individual need.
  • To engage and support parent/or carer in guiding their child's development at home.
  • To ensure that the practitioner is aware of all the available external support.

The course outcomes are:

By the end of the course practitioners will have:

  • To develop skills in differentiating activities to meet the child's specific learning needs.
  • To increase skills and confidence in engaging with parents and carers in supporting the child's learning.

To know where to go for help or support.

Course dates




How to book

16 June 2020


County Hall, Loughborough Road, West Bridgeford, Nottingham NG2 7QP

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The following costs will apply to this training course:

  • NCC/City EY provider: £30
  • NCC/City school: £60
  • Non Nottinghamshire provider - £60

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