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Early years Inclusion and portage Practitioner

Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 13 

Salary:£21,591 - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Fixed Term 

Location:County Hall , Glenfield, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 8RA 

Reference:CYP0950 

Closing date:01 December 2019 at midnight 


JOB PURPOSE:
• To provide a package of portage home visits to very young children and their parents/carers
• To keep records as required by the Portage Manager
• To promote the education and development of children under 5 years worth special educational needs
• To implement the programme of support devised by the specialist SEND advisor  
            
ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
• Training on a course for Portage Home Visitors recognised by the National Portage Association or willingness to undertake the training
• To be level 3 in childcare or equivalent
• Substantial experience working with families and children who have SEND
• Experience of collaborative working within a partnership context with external agencies to enhance SEND
• Experience of having worked with children under 5
• Knowledge of child development up to the age of 5
• Knowledge of a range of special educational needs
• Knowledge of the SEND code of practice and the Early Years Foundation Stage
• Ability to relate to parents/carers who may be under considerable stress
• The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, Coupled with good listening skills
• Evidence of being able to work collaboratively within a team with the ability to generate enthusiasm
• The ability to take responsibility for meeting deadlines adjusting tasks and priorities as situations demand
• A flexible approach to working including out-of-hours, and an ability and willingness to travel to various locations
• An understanding of and commitment to Equality and Diversity abd the ability to apply this to strategic work and day-to-day situations
• Must be able to perform all duties and tasks with reasonable adjustment, where appropriate, in accordance with the provision of Equality Act 2010                                
                
This post is the subject of an Enhanced DBS check.
 
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
     
For informal enquires please contact Olivia Dale  Tel: 0116 305 0287 Email: Olivia.Dale@leics.gov.uk          
         
We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
              
If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact escservicedesk@emss.org.uk


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