Specialist teaching team


We provide specialist practical support to children and young people with SEN. This helps them achieve the best possible educational outcomes and make successful transitions to adulthood.

The range of services we offer includes:

  • direct specialist teaching
  •  assessments to identify dyslexia and/or specific learning difficulties in maths

In addition, we offer:

  • assessments to identify dyslexia and/or specific learning difficulties in maths
  • assessments for access arrangements and special considerations
  • bespoke student programmes from which student progress can be measured
  • specialist learning profiles detailing learning differences, strengths and weaknesses
  • training for teachers and teaching assistants
  • parental liaison and workshops
  • SEN consultancy and advice on specialist support equipment
  • SENDCo support and support for SEN administration

In addition to recent practical experience and qualified teacher status, each team member also holds at least one specialist qualification. These include:

  • Post-graduate diplomas in dyslexia
  • Autism
  • SEN co-ordination
  • Patoss Practising certificates
  • AMBDA status

Team members have experience teaching and assessing learners with the following specific learning differences:

  • Dyslexia
  • ASD, ADHD and Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD) / dyspraxia
  • Speech and language communication needs

The 2018-19 customer satisfaction survey responses showed:

  • 100% agreed the team provides value for the money
  • 88% ordered support for 2019/20

Our teachers find the information provided in reports so important in assisting our children with SEND to reach their full potential.


Charges are as follows:

  • Academy Schools £67 per hour
  • LCC Maintained Schools £65 per hour

Assessments can be purchased as follows:

  • Specialist Assessments (includes assessment and report) - up to 6 hours per student
  • Access Arrangements assessments – usually 2 hours per student.
  • Ad Hoc hours may be purchased but are not guaranteed - subject to staff availability. 

To guarantee access to support:

  • orders must be completed by 28th February 2020
  • contract must be returned by 2nd March 2020

Cluster working with schools

Training support can be provided to a cluster of schools, with the cost being shared between the cluster.

Requests can only be through the lead school within the cluster.

Delivery can take place at any school within the cluster as agreed with the lead school.

The maximum recommended number of participants is 50, depending on the training required.

  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 01522 553265
  • Address: Specialist Teaching Team; 9/11 The Avenue; Lincoln LN1 1PA
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