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SEND Network Briefing/Network meeting for SENDCOs


9.00am - 10.00am SEND Network briefing for Headteachers & SENDCOs

10.30am - 12.00pm SENDCo Network meeting


These events are open free of charge to Torbay schools but places MUST be booked in advance via the TTSA CPD Online system (see below). Booking will close 1 week prior to the event. Attendance without advance booking will result in an administration charge.




  • Tuesday 8th October 2019, Oldway Primary School, Paignton
  • Wednesday 22nd January 2020, Oldway Primary School, Paignton
  • Thursday 7th May 2020, Oldway Primary School, Paignton




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The above groups/forums are part of the TTSA 'Full' or 'Leadership' membership packages.  Non-members or schools with a different TTSA membership can purchase these separately at a cost of £750 (combined cost for both groups) for the academic year 2019/20. Please contact Lisa Toms or Wendy Vreony on 01803 679634 if you are interested in buying into this service.


Dates are given below.


SEND Teaching Assistant Support Group


  • Tuesday 12th November 2019, 1.30 - 3.00pm
  • Tuesday 10th March 2020, 1.30 - 3.00pm
  • Tuesday 30th June 2020, 1.30 - 3.00pm


Nurture Teacher Forum


  • Friday 15th November 2019, 9.30 - 10.30am
  • Friday 6th March 2020, 9.30 - 10.30am
  • Friday 3rd July 2020, 9.30 - 10.30am

Riviera Education Trust, Oldway Primary School, Higher Polsham Road, Paignton TQ3 2SY (Registered Office)
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