This module is ideal for DSLs with specific responsibility for SEND, whether that is in a mainstream or specialist provision. SENDCOs, Headteachers and Pastoral Staff would also benefit from attendance at this training. The training includes:

  • Identifying the additional barriers and vulnerabilities children with SEND face

  • Practical ways to overcome such barriers and reduce vulnerabilities including;

    • Policy development

    • Interventions and resources

    • Communication tools

    • Early Help

  • Capturing the child’s voice in assessments, plans and records

  • Understanding specific forms of abuse that children with SEND are more vulnerable to such as Sexual and Criminal Exploitation, Peer on Peer and Online Abuse.

This training is currently available remotely via Zoom.