SEND Policy 2019-20
SEN and Disability Policy
The SEND policy should be read in consultation with the Accessibility Plan, Annual SEN Report and the Parent/Carers SEN Information Report.
Other related policies include:
Admissions Policy, Accessibility Plan, Annual SEN Report, Anti-bullying Policy, Looked after Children, Medicines in School, Safeguarding, Teaching and Learning, Transition Policy.
The Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCo) role is currently being undertaken by Mrs C Gill whilst Mrs L Howse is on leave.
The SENCO has been in post for 10 years and is part of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) in school. The SENCo has achieved the National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination (NASC).
Mrs Howse is currently on long term leave and our acting SENCo is Mrs C Gill, who is new to the role.
If you wish to contact the SENCo to discuss any concerns regarding your child please telephone the school office on 0191 267 4533.
The link governor for SEN is Mrs J. Brown.
The link governor for SEN liaises with the SEN Coordinator on a termly basis. The SEN Coordinator provides the link governor with reports as necessary and an annual report is shared with governors each autumn term.
This policy has been shared with staff and stakeholders.