SENCO Development Programme

Set your school up for success!

2 part online course specifically designed to support and mentor SENCO’s

Part 1:  Policy, Practice and Setting up for Success


  • Draft policy and practice to lead school wide focus on raising achievement
  • Refine the SENCO role to address priorities and responsibilities of a SENCO
  • Lead a school self-audit analysing the current position and determine goals.
  • Draft a time line and implementation plan to suit individual school needs
  • Screening assessments – Identifying at risk student groups / students undiagnosed
  • Analysis of screening data
  • Planning for success – reporting to management / board – policies sign off
  • Selecting programmes for implementation
  • Programme preparation, targeting students and tutors

Part 2:  Programmes Resources and Specialist Teaching


  • Programmes for at risk students: Tutor reading, Tutor writing, Oral, Language, Spelling and Numeracy
  • Understanding underpinning cognitive weaknesses
  • Differentiated teaching and supporting classroom teachers to accommodate learning differences
  • Understanding at risk learner needs and teaching strategies
  • Individual and small group teaching
  • Monitoring, reporting and evaluation
The course will support SENCO’s to review and develop their current role. It is suitable for new SENCO’s, those interested in taking up the role or supporting an existing SENCO. SENCO’s can set the pace of the course to suit their school situation. 3-5 hours a week alongside their existing role can be expected. Course content will be delivered through an online platform and worksheets and practical activities. Each participant will be designing and implementing an individual school programme to meet the needs determined by their school.

Included in the package:

Access to the online course for 12 months from registration

Mentoring and email support with the team

Attendance to the one day SENCO Seminar nearest your region

The cost for individuals wishing to enroll in the SENCO development programme in 2018 is $950.00 + GST


SENCO Online Course Registration


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