Who is the designated teacher within the school?
The designated teacher is a qualified teacher or headteacher/acting headteacher within the school.
What is the role of the designated teacher?
The designated teacher’s main responsibilities are to:
- Review and monitor the educational needs of looked after children within their school
- Ensure the Personal Education Plan (PEP) is a living and evolving document which follows the young person as they progress through school
- Work within a multi-agency setting to review the child’s progress, and support their learning within school
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