Whole School SEND CPD Event - SEND Summit - Bradford

To be completed by: Fri 25 Oct 2019

Time: -Fri 25 Oct 2019 | Venue:


The purpose of this event is to examine the national, regional and the local picture, reviewing SEND provision in your setting and looking to the future of your professional development. The Summit will include sessions and case studies from NASEN Regional Leads, local Senior Leaders and teaching school representatives.





9:45am – 10:00am

Teaching School

Registration and Refreshments

10:00am – 10:15am

NASEN –Angela Holdsworth Lidia Cattrell – Lancashire and West Yorkshire Regional SEND Leader

Welcome and Introductions

WSS Regional Update

10:15am – 11:45am

The BIG picture Malcolm Reeve

National SEND Leader

Understanding own school context within the Regional and National data picture.

11:45am – 12:00pm

Teaching School

BREAK with refreshments

12:00pm – 12:45pm

The small picture -  A Parental’ Perspective (Louise Cuniff)

Understanding the parents’/ family journey

12:45pm - 1:30pm

Teaching School

Lunch and Networking

1:30pm - 2:30pm

The Power of Partnership (BBL & LCR&W)

Teaching School Representatives

Everyone Learning – Liz O’Shaughnessy

Southfield Grange – Dominic Wall


Learning from Mainstream and Special School Partnerships (Regional)

2:30 - 3:15 pm

SEND Support self-evaluation tool

Angela Holdsworth

Self -Reflection SEND Culture and SEND Support with particular relevance to Code of Practice and Ofsted EIF. Speed Dating

3:15pm – 3:30pm

Teaching School

BREAK with refreshments

3:30pm – 4:15pm

SENCO Continuing Professional and Leadership Development (CPLD)

Angela Holdsworth

Including career pathways: SENCO Induction Pack; Becoming and SLE; School Direct mentoring; Post Graduate specialisms; Outreach/ Consultancy;

4:15pm – 4:30pm

NASEN – Lidia Cattrell – Lancashire and West Yorkshire Regional SEND Leaders

Reflections and Feedback; Regional Action Planning



  • Date: Thursday 21st November 2019
  • Time: 9:45am - 4:30pm 
  • Suitable for: SENCOs
  • Venue: Southfield Grange Campus, Haycliffe Lane, Bradford BD5 9ET



For more details please ring the Shanidar TSA office on 01274 779662 (ext. 199) or to book a place click on: http://www.nasen.org.uk/professional-learning/events-listing.whole-school-send-cpd-event-send-summit-bradford.html


Published: 25/10/2019
Audience: SENCOs, Headteachers, SLT
Contact: Hina Hanif

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