FAQ

Who can commission 1st staff?

Local Authority SEN Teams

Virtual Schools

Primary and Secondary schools

Independent residential care providers

 

How long would the service run for?

 Every case is carefully evaluated to ensure the correct education package is provided and agreed personal targets are met. The service can run for as long as all required by the involved parties.

 

What staff would 1st staff deploy for an engagement?

1st staff have a team of trained and highly experienced teachers, mentors and therapists who we are able to deploy after discussion with the relevant parties about the best course of action for that specific case

 

Timescale between referral and start? 

1st staff aim to be ready to start within three days.

 

I am a head teacher who would pay for the service

You may be able to access funds through the Local authority or pupil premium

 

When can a service be purchased?

The service can be purchased at any point during the academic year