SEND Administrative Assistant

Location: Durham  |  County Durham  |  England
Sector: Education
Consultant: Sam Boggis
Job Reference: 44222
Salary: £11 - £11
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary SEND Administrative Assistant to work with Durham County Council. This role is initially for a 3 month period and will be paying £11.00 per hour via an umbrella company.

The role:

The SEND, Looked After and Vulnerable Groups Case Work Team, provide administrative support in a busy office environment, liaising with education establishments, health and social care colleagues and parents.

Key Responsibilities:

      Liaising with parents and professionals for children with Special Educational Needs.

Support SEND Caseworkers with the updating and issuing of Annual reviews of EHC Plans.

To take responsibility for tracking a caseload for children/young people and reporting progress as required to the case worker.

Take responsibility for requesting and pursuing all education, medical and social care advice relating to the EHC assessment process as directed by Case workers.

Manage children/young people’s electronic files to ensure they are comprehensive, accessible and up to date.

Support Case workers to ensure all reports are prepared and submitted in a timely manner for panels.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Proof of right to work in the UK.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After winning multiple awards in 2019, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their next role by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.