School of Education

The National Award for SEN Coordination (NASENCO) fully online

  • Please see the entry requirements tab below
  • Sep 2022
  • Part-time
  • 37 Weeks
  • Postgraduate
  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Online
  • Entry Requirements 

    Applicants will:

    • hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), Qualified Teacher Learning Status (QTLS) or Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS – appropriate for ages 0-5 only)
    • have completed the NQT year
    • be educated to degree level
    • be employed as a SENCO or have aspirations to become a SENCO in a UK school
    • have the full support of their school’s headteacher

    How to Apply 

    Please click the ‘Apply’ button or contact The Faculty of Education by email education@buckingham.ac.uk, or by calling +44 (0)1280 820 222. When applying, you will need to supply:

    • copy of degree certificate
    • copy of QTS, QTLS or EYTS certificate and evidence of NQT completion
    • Teacher Reference Number (TRN)
    • copy of passport photo page (and visa/work permit where necessary)
    • signed copy of the headteacher’s declaration
    • head and shoulder style photo for your University identity card

    The closing date for applications is 17 July 2022. 

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