Education Health Care Commissioning Officer

Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire
29 Apr 2019
19 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

We seek a dedicated, organised and committed individual to join the Children’s Commissioning and Quality Monitoring Team.

You will join a busy, fast paced team facilitating person-centred planning meetings for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) across the 0-25 year age range, ensuring children, young people and their families are at the centre of assessment and planning processes by facilitating the co-production of education, health and care assessments and plans with and for children/young people with SEND.

You will also work alongside relevant services to ensure effective and timely delivery of the EHC process and EHC plans and work with relevant professionals such as education and health and social care to ensure their knowledge, experience, skills and relevant assessments inform the EHC plans.

You will be qualified to degree level or equivalent in a related field and have experience of working with children, young people and their families with special educational needs and/or disabilities and have experience of working with families in relation to sensitive issues.

A full clean driving licence is required and you must be able to drive have access to your own vehicle for work use.

Appointment is subject to a DBS check.

As part of the interview you will be asked to prepare and deliver a ten minute presentation on the following:

The principles of the SEND reforms include putting children, young people and their families at the centre, how would you ensure that through the Education Health Care Planning process children, young people and their families are at the centre of all planning.

You can deliver your presentation in any format you feel appropriate however if you would like to use PowerPoint please email your presentation to: 24 hours prior to your interview.

For an informal discussion please contact Emma Greensmith, Senior EHC Commissioning Officer, tel (01482) 392163 or email

Application pack available at

Advert No: CYSP000143                  

Closing Date: 19 May 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.  This council is pursuing equality of opportunity in employment.