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Role and responsibilities of a SENCO

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Last updated on 26 August 2016
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Is there guidance on the role and responsibilities of a SENCO? We outline SENCO responsibilities listed in the SEND Code of Practice and the SEND regulations. We also link to examples of job descriptions for SENCOs, and look at whether SENCOs are responsible for pupils with medical needs.

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  1. 1 SEND Code of Practice: SENCO role and responsibilities
  2. 2 SEND regulations 2014: SENCO's responsibilities
  3. 3 Is the SENCO responsible for pupils with medical needs?

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