Promoting and supporting inclusive practice in Early Years settings
The Early Years Special Educational Needs, Disability and Inclusion Team (SENDIT) provide support, guidance and challenge to over 100 Early Years group-based settings and registered childminders. We promote and support early identification of needs and effective inclusive practice, enabling providers to improve outcomes for children with SEND aged 0-5 years.
The team also help with requests for Inclusion Support funding via our Special Educational Needs, Disability and Inclusion Panel (SENDIP) please visit our SENDIP Webpage for more information (under useful links).
Melanie Da Costa, Senior Area SENCO Advisory Teacher 07977 228317
KEYNSHAM & CHEW VALLEY / SOMER VALLEY AREAS
Bobbie Rogers (Turner), Area SENCO Advisory Teacher 07530 263041
Verrity Simons, Senior Area SENCO Advisory Practitioner 07875 488027
Abigail Burford, Area SENCO Advisory Practitioner (Tues, Wed, Thurs) 07887 213487
Nick Fortt, Early Years Inclusion Partnership Co-ordinator 01225 39 5412
Hayley Clark, Early Years Inclusion Administrator (Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs) 01225 39 5608
If you have any queries or would like additional information please contact SENDIT@bathnes.gov.uk
Telephone: 01225 39 5608
or write to us at Bath and North East Somerset Council, Early Years SEND Inclusion Team, Lewis House, Manvers Street, Bath, BA1 1JG