• Job Title: EP Assessment
  • Contract Type: Contract
  • Location: Winchester, Hampshire
  • Job Base: Office based
  • Salary: £543 per day
  • Reference: V-80683
  • Contact Email: farnham@sammons.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01252 727887
  • Job Published: 06/02/2024 16:49

Job Description

EP Assessment

Winchester, Hampshire | £543 per day | Posted 23 days ago

Job Description:
We are currently seeking an experienced and dedicated Educational Psychologist (EP) to conduct an in-person assessment and generate a comprehensive report for a child as per the specifications outlined in the Tribunal Order. This assessment aims to address the educational and training needs of the child, with a focus on developing an Education, Health, and Care (EOTIS) package.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct in-person assessments with the child and meet with her parents to gather relevant information.
  • Generate an updated Educational Psychology report that addresses the child's current presentation and needs.
  • Provide insights into the type of educational and/or training interventions that will best meet the child's needs within the framework of an EOTIS package.
  • Clearly identify and explain any recommended provision, detailing why it is necessary to address specific needs.
  • Collaborate with other professionals, ensuring clear explanations for identified provisions.
  • Justify the level of provision required, providing evidence for the appropriateness and effectiveness of the recommended interventions.
  • If recommending provision outside of normal school hours, articulate the justification for such arrangements and specify the needs addressed.
  • Be flexible with working days, acknowledging the urgency of completing the report, and considering the possibility of working during school holidays, with support from the organization.
  • Communicate effectively with parents and stakeholders, ensuring transparency and understanding of the assessment process and recommendations.
Requirements:
  • Doctorate or Master's degree in Educational Psychology.
  • Full registration with relevant professional bodies.
  • Proven experience in conducting educational assessments and generating comprehensive reports.
  • Strong understanding of special educational needs and the ability to tailor interventions accordingly.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage with parents, professionals, and stakeholders.
  • Ability to work independently and meet tight deadlines.
  • Flexibility to work during school holidays, if required.
To apply, please submit your CV and a sample Educational Psychology report.

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