The Role of the Special Educational Needs Support Service (SENSS) Learning Support Teacher
The role of the SENSS Learning Support Teacher across Staffordshire is to support schools in meeting the needs of children with learning difficulties.
What we do:
Support schools to become Dyslexia Friendly
Support schools in identification and interventions for pupils with specific learning difficulties
Support and help to develop the role of Teaching Assistants
Advise on resources and assessments
Offer support for SENCos
Work with parents and deliver parent workshops in schools
Deliver training negotiated with schools
Where are we?
There are four learning support advisory teams across the County.
E-mail Sandra Swift, Head of Special Educational Support Service at