SEN Support Officer

School-Home Support (SHS) is a dynamic charity with extensive experience and expertise in attendance, parental engagement and safeguarding for disadvantaged children and families, with proven outcomes and success in increasing attendance and reducing exclusions.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop our service in supporting children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) across the organisation. The post holder will be the SHS lead for SEN and will further develop expertise across SHS, schools and members to promote positive outcomes for children and their families.

Special Educational Needs Support Officer

Salary £28,000 – £30,000 per annum (pro-rata for 2 days per week) depending on experience.

The successful candidate will have a confident ability to form professional partnerships with schools and proven experience of sharing good practice and setting high standards. They will also have experience of supporting staff and working effectively to build family resilience, particularly with those with children with SEN.

Please see the job description for full details.

To apply for this post, please fill in an application form and send to

Closing date for applications: 23:59pm, Thursday 24 January 2020

Interviews: Wednesday 29 January 2020 (at SHS central office, Stratford London)


School-Home Support takes very seriously the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring that our safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice. Our safeguarding policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children are paramount in all circumstances. The post holder will be required to have an Enhanced DBS check.