Support for schools and settings for children and young people with sensory, physical and medical needs is provided through the Sensory, Physical and Medical Team within the Inclusive Education Service.
Sensory, Physical and Medical Team
The Sensory, Physical and Medical Team promotes educational achievement and social / emotional development for children and young people 0-25 with vision, hearing or physical / medical needs, who meet our criteria for involvement. To achieve this we give advice and support, we teach and provide training to children and young people, parents, schools and settings and work closely together with other organisations.
Staff have additional specialist qualifications, knowledge and experience gained over many years. This informs the support, advice, training and resources we recommend.
The Team comprises of:
- Support Coordinator
- Advisory Support Teachers
- Educational audiologist
- Moving and Handling Facilitator
- Support Practitioners
- Curriculum Support Technician
Guidance to Schools and Settings on Supporting Children and Young People with Medical Conditions.
This documentation was published in 2015.