The Role of the SENCO

The Role of the SENCO

Learn about safer recruitment in Early Years; what it is and why it is important.

Noodle Now
Updated Jun 17, 2024

What you'll learn

  • The responsibilities of an early years SENCO
  • The impact on outcomes with an effective SENCO
  • The importance of advising and supporting colleagues
  • The need to identify children with SEN and meet individual needs
  • The effective relationships needed with parents which helps inform processes
  • The procedures involved in working with other agencies and professionals
  • The role of the Area SENCO
  • Ofsted’s approach to assessing SEN provision
Course Description

Our Role of the SENCO course examines this crucial role in an early years setting and includes the SENCO’s responsibilities, the legalities, the personal qualities needed, policies and procedures and Ofsted’s approach to inspecting SEN.


Target Audience

Nursery Practitioners