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Send Specialist Practitioner

Job Description

Service Care Solutions have an exciting opportunity to join Stoke-On-Trent City Council as a SEND Specialist Practitioner. The successful candidate will work closely with students, teachers, and parents to provide tailored support and interventions for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities. This is a Part-Time position on a 3-month contract with a view to be extended. The role is based at a primary school. No hybrid or remote work is included.

Working Days: Tuesday, Thursday & Friday,
Hours: 08:30-15:30
Pay: £14.24 per hour


  • Collaboratively seek and provide the best circumstances for a reception pupil with SEMH and limited communication skills to learn and develop
  • To support SEMH pupil's access to the mainstream curriculum, ensuring that they have equitable access to this
  • Under the guidance of specialist professionals and class teacher carry out and support delivery of a personalised curriculum
  • Communicate with all pupils according to their particular communication needs through effective practice in a total communication environment.
  • Under the guidance of the class teacher/QToD/Specialists and using their observational skills and training: assist in the delivery and assessment of pupils' individual programmes and targets


  • Strong understanding of SEND legislation, best practices, and inclusion strategies.
  • Relevant experience working with children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.
  • Empathy, patience, and a genuine passion for supporting the holistic development of all students.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.

If you are interested or know of anyone who may be, please contact Kat at Service Care Solutions on 01772208964 or send your CV to

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed.