SEND Access and Travel Officer

Job Summary
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Full time
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Advert End Date:
23/04/2021 23:59
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SEND Services, Access and Inclusion, Town Hall and Civic Offices
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Closing date:
23 Apr
Further Information

SEND Access and Travel Officer
(SEND Services, Access and Inclusion, Town Hall and Civic Offices)
£40,876 pa

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and experienced individual to manage and develop the functions of Home to School and College Transport provision and deliver safe, efficient and cost-effective passenger transport services for South Tyneside Council. Based within the SEND, Access and Inclusion Service you will be responsible for co-ordinating the transport of pupils with special educational needs to and from their appropriate educational provision and to take responsibility for the day-to-day operation of the transport schedules and to advise management on the development and implementation of transport services to ensure that South Tyneside Council meets its statutory obligations and contribute to the Council's overall strategic objectives.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification. Please ensure you refer to the essential and desirable criteria detailed in the Person Specification when completing your application as they are used to select candidates for interview.

For an informal discussion please contact;
Andy Ritchie – Service Manager, SEND Access and Inclusion, (0191) 424 6311.

South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

Closing date: Noon, 23 April 2021.