VACANCIES – Education Advocate & Admin Assistant – CLOSED

With support from the Big Lottery Fund SENAC are launching the Every Chance to Learn Project to support the educational needs of children and young people with learning disabilities living within the care system. To deliver this dedicated service we are seeking people with drive and enthusiasm to deliver this project. Education Advocate Recruitment PackAdmin … Read more…

Job Vacancy – Advocacy Assistant – Applications closed

The Special Educational Needs Advice Centre (SENAC) wish to appoint an Advocacy Assistant (Temporary 12 month contract). Part time 16hrs per week. Salary: £26,646 pro rata per annum (Equivalent to NJC Point 29) All applicants should hold a degree in law (LLB) and at least 1 year’s experience of providing legal advice and/or representation in … Read more…

Update on the SEN review

In answer to a question to the Minister of Education, Mr O’Dowd said the following: The Office of the Legislative Counsel is currently considering draft instructions for the SEN Bill. Work has commenced on the development of supporting regulations and statutory code of practice to support the new framework. On current timescales, it is anticipated … Read more…

Advice Line 028 9079 5779

For advice about your child’s education please contact our Advice Line to speak to one of our advisers.

During the Covid-19 pandemic the Advice Line will continue to operate its usual hours from 10am to 1pm Monday Tuesday and Wednesday.

For the foreseeable future, all calls to SENAC will go through this number so for all other enquiries please also ring us on 028 9079 5779 Monday to Friday from 10am -1pm

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Saintfield Road, Belfast BT8 8BH.

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Office email cannot be used for advice queries, for education advice please contact our Advice Line

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