SEND Lead Trustee

SEND Lead Trustee

Trustee/Governor
J92691
At a glance

Skills

  • Campaigning
  • Strategic mentoring / coaching
  • Data protection / GDPR
  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Research (qualitative / quantitative)
  • Mentoring / Coaching

Where

Aylesbury, HP19 8RS
Mainly at home

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
3-7 hours / week

This role is to take the lead within the Trustee team for our Fair4All Education project. The Fair4All Education project tackles the most important educational issues facing disabled children and young people, and their parents/carers, in Bucks.

What will you be doing?

This role is to take the lead within the Trustee team for our Fair4All Education project. The Fair4All Education project tackles the most important educational issues facing disabled children and young people, and their parents/carers, in Bucks. Working under the BuDS umbrella, the Fair4All Education team works together to define an agenda for action and plan how change will be made to happen. Current areas of project work are listed below, but more will be added as the team and project develops. 

  • SEND Transition Service: 
  • Research: 
  • Information: 
  • Recognising Good Practice: 
  • Highlighting Areas for Improvement:

What are we looking for?

  • Detailed knowledge of SEND education issues, whether as a professional, parent, or disabled young adult  
  • Experience of campaigning or lobbying for change 
  • Experience of supporting a staff and volunteer team 
  • Experience of belonging to, and reporting to, a senior leadership team or board of trustees 

What difference will you make?

The impact that your experience of SEND will be able us to lead a strong project.

 

Before you apply

Please apply through Reach in the first instance. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a first round informal chat.

Please provide a cover letter detailing why you are interested in this role and your relevant experience.

Causes
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Mental health
  • Physical disabilities
  • Training / employment support
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    Buckinghamshire Disability Service (BuDS) is a registered charity, and working community, run by disabled people for disabled people. We focus on fixing the big issues facing all disabled...