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Assessment Officer

Vacancy overview

Assessment Officer

29.6 hours per week

Up to £28,752 per annum pro rata

If you are person-centred, passionate about inclusion and ambitious about securing fantastic outcomes for young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), then this could be the opportunity for you!

You must have sound working knowledge / understanding of the SEND Code of Practice (2014).

Ideally, you will also have a good working knowledge of the requirements for education providers around exam access arrangements and reasonable adjustments.

You will have a good standard of education including maths AND English at GCSE 4 / C grade or equivalent, a relevant degree OR equivalent experience of SEND.

Ideally, you will hold a Level 7 Specialist Assessment and Access Arrangements qualification or demonstrate a commitment to complete (subject to you meeting entry requirements).

We are looking for potential, not an exact match.  We recognise you may not meet all of the essential criteria but if you have experience of SEND, initiative, good communication skills and can work as part of a team, we would love to hear from you.

This post is based at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley, however as Suffolk New College is a multi-campus college you will be required to work at and travel between campuses.

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Ipswich, Otley
Closing date
13/01/2023 12:00
Interview date
Week commencing 16th January 2023

Additional information

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As part of our ongoing commitment to Equality and Diversity, Suffolk New College guarantee to shortlist all applicants from a black or ethnic minority group who meet the essential criteria and all applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria.  All appointments are subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.