The Kids Planet SEND Team, who oversee and provide exceptional SEND support to over 130 settings across the UK, are delighted to have been selected as finalists in the NASEN Awards.
The trio of SEND specialists have been selected for the Award for Early Years Provision, having effectively promoted inclusion by providing exceptional provision and practice to recognise and champion children with SEND aged 5 years and under.
The NASEN Awards are held annually and are set on identifying those making a difference within the SEND sector. Winners will be announced on the 14th October at the Grand Hotel in Birmingham.
Becky Eckersley, SEND Support Team Lead, said:
“In our role as SEND Support Team for Kids Planet, we are big advocates of the work NASEN does in the SEND field of education and we are always promoting their training and resources, so to be shortlisted and recognised by them for our teams contribution to supporting SEND practices in the early years is a real privilege and honour.”
The SEND Team have a passion for enabling children with SEND to achieve their highest potential supersedes that of a job, demonstrated through their dedication and drive to deliver the best provision and practice for children, families, colleagues and external professionals we work in collaboration with.
The team have embedded an effective graduated approach that holds early identification and intervention at the heart with children’s views and parents aspirations threaded throughout all stages. Find out more about our additional support at Kids Planet.