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SEND Administrative Assistant

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for an Administrative Assistant to support the Special Education Needs team in Durham. This team process and manage Education, Health and Care Plans therefore experience of working in Special Education or an Educational environment is essential.

This position is:

* 37 hours per week

* Initial 12 weeks, with the possibility of extension


The successful candidate will provide a professional and efficient clerical and administrative support to facilitate day to day running of the service and will make up part of the wider business services administration team undertaking statutory duties for the SEND, Looked After Children and Vulnerable Groups Team.


* Applicants must be able to work under pressure and be able to plan and prioritise workloads to meet deadlines and timescales.

* Attention to detail is key along with the ability to work quickly, accurately, and methodically through high volumes of work using the SEND database.

Following an initial period of induction and training, the hybrid working policy will apply to this post, with a model of 2 days in the workplace in Durham and 3 days at home/remote.

If you would be interested in this position, please contact Emily @ Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.