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The Early Years Training Hub is part of The Big Initiative which is a multi-agency collaboration bringing together expert practitioners to provide exceptional resources free of charge :

The Role of the SENCO in Early Years
The Role of the SENCO in Early Years

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The role of the Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO) is crucial for early years settings in supporting early identification and intervention for children with special educational needs and will be a useful contact for you if you have any concerns about your child’s development. The SENCO is responsible for coordinating a setting's recording and documentation process regarding special educational needs.

This course will ensure that all staff are aware of the importance of the SENCO role and how it can support them in providing excellent learning for early years children. It will also ensure that they are aware of their responsibilities in supporting the SENCO and providing support for SEN pupils.

The learning objectives for this course are as follows:

  1. To understand the strategic role of the SENCO in leading high-quality provision for children and young people with SEND
  2. To explore the role of the SENCO in leading and deploying the skills and expertise of practitioners and other staff
  3. To understand the Area SENCO’s role in supporting Early Years SENCOs and settings

This course will ensure your practice is in line with the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage, The Early Years Framework and The Foundation Phase. It will also support your continuous professional development in line with the Early Years Teachers Standards.

Upon booking this course, we will discuss the learning objectives and outcomes you wish to achieve based on the children in your care. We can provide you with an advanced version for seniors or managers or facilitate a train the trainer course.

Should you wish to discuss your needs before making a booking, please call 0800 774 7874.

If you have less than 5 learners who require the above training please consider our online version.

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  • Course Badge
  • Course Certificate
  • Includes Extensive Handbook
  • Includes LOR – Learning Outcome Report
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