Confused about who does what? There are a lot of professionals and services when it comes to SEND, all with different names, roles and abbreviations, many of which sound very similar! To ease the confusion, check out our new ‘What SEND professionals do‘ pages.  

 Here you can find information on professionals who are involved with children and young people who have, or are suspected to have, SEND. From teachers, nurses and social workers to educational psychologists, ophthalmologists and Virtual School Heads, we have it all covered. Take a look and find out What SEND professionals do ( 


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April 27, 2023

Molly Venn