SEND Commissioning Manager, Kingston upon Thames

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Kingston CollegeKingston upon Thames

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £37,144 - £43,816 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Contract term: Permanent


This new post has been created to lead the commissioning of HNS and the recording and auditing of Learning Support funding claims across all four colleges in the Group. You will therefore have excellent negotiation and organisational skills and the ability to lead a team of administrators and a Commissioning Officer. You will be a successful budget manager and have the skills to effectively monitor, analyse and report on significant income and expenditure.

You must also have a proven track record of managing SEND Commissioning and or Learning support funding in the post 16 sector. You will have an excellent working knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice and its practical application and the ability to develop and train others on EHCP processes.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about either role, please contact Gail Walmsley, Head of Learning Support on 020 8918 7777.

Closing date for the return of completed applications is 26th April 2018.
Interviews will be held the week commencing on 7th May 2018 in Kingston College.

South Thames Colleges Group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

For any queries please e-mail or telephone 020 8918 7777 quoting the job reference.

Please note CVs are not accepted.

The benefits package includes generous annual leave, pension scheme, subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training.

The South Thames Colleges Group is made up of Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College, which merged on 1 August 2017. South Thames Colleges Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. We aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

Kingston, Carshalton, Wandsworth, Tooting & Merton

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More about Kingston College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Part of South Thames Colleges Group, Kingston Hall Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2AQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8546 2151
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