Ref. 60945

Travel Officer

  • Location: Reading, England
  • Salary: £40 - £40 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time
  • Contact: Michael Bowen

Seven Education is looking for an Travel Officer in Reading.

The role:

We need someone who is confident in making recommendations about the type of SEN Travel assistance a child or young person requires based on their assessment of their needs and circumstances. Also, someone who will be able to give parents confidence in their decisions so I would want someone with experience in this role already ideally.

We are looking to change expectations out in the community so we need someone with a level of maturity or a mature approach to persuading parents to try other forms of SEN Travel Assistance other than private hire vehicles.

The role i s to work with families to determine the most effective and efficient way to provide SEN Travel assistance when they have requested this from BFFC:

To make contact with and visit all applicants for SEN Travel Assistance in advance of the decision being taken on how to provide this to determine whic h form of assistance is necessary such as:-

      Provision of a bus pass or companion pass for an adult to accompany a child to school

Travel training is appropriate and will be the provision that is made

Provision of mileage allowance or a personal budget allowance to enable the child to be taken to school by the parent in their own vehicle

Provision of a place on a shared vehicle

Whether or not it is safe for the child to travel without an escort

Whether a single use vehicle is necessary for behavioural or medical reasons only

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