Shropshire Council

The SEN Team

Special Education Needs (SEN) Team

The SEN Team is responsible for the delivery of some of the statutory duties of Shropshire Council with regard to special educational needs and/or disability (SEND) for children and young people aged 0 to 25. The team works collaboratively with colleagues across education, health and social care, parent carers, young people and with the voluntary sector with the aim of improving outcomes for Shropshire children and young people with SEND. 

  • SEN Team email address:  senteam@shropshire.gov.uk
  • SEN Team phone number:  01743 254267
  • Annual Review Email:  senannualreviews@shropshire.gov.uk
  • New Requests Email:  senrequestsforassessments@shropshire.gov.uk
  • Local Offer Email: local.offer@shropshire.gov.uk
  • Local Offer Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/sclocaloffer/
  • Local Offer Twitter:  https://twitter.com/LocalOfferShrop
  • Local Offer phone number:  0345 678 9063

Julia Dean - SEN Service Manager - 01743 254563
Garry Dean - Head of Hubs/Provisions & Monitoring - 01743 254285
Samantha Edwards - SEN Team Manager - 01743 254323
Sarah Sweeney - Post 16 Senior Transition Officer - 01743 254359
Rachel Dams - Transition Officer - 01743 254568
Julie Farebrother - Admin Manager - 01743 254502
Sharon Mobbs - Senior Social Work SEND - 01743 250227
Gemma Breckell - SEN/Offer Development Officer - 01743 254267
Laura Moules - Case Co-ordinator - TBC
Kirsty Sheil - Case Co-ordinator - TBC

Early Years (Birth – Year 1) & Severndale/Futures
Sue Carroll - EY Lead - 01743 254242
Judith Pilkington - EY Intervention Officer - 01743 254287
Abi Pemberton - Case Co-ordinator - 01743 254304
Catherine Jones - Case Co-ordinator - 01743 254769

If the child/young person lives in central Shropshire:
Samantha Edwards - Case Manager - 01743 254323
Jackie Cheng - Case Co-ordinator - 01743 254531

If the child/young person lives in south Shropshire:
Emma Eyles - Case Manager - TBC
Aimee Hearn - Case Co-ordinator - 01743 254389

If the child/young person lives in North Shropshire:
Julie Griffiths - Case Manager - 01743 254362
Fay Rayward - Case Co-ordinator  - 01743 254513

If the child/young person is a Looked After Child (LAC):
Michelle Harris - LAC Case Co-ordinator - 01743 254528
Sam Cain - LAC Case Co-ordinator - 01743 254528 (Maternity Leave)

Queries regarding annual reviews

Ricki Foxall – Admin Assistant - 01743 254366
Wendy Hutchinson - Admin Assistant - 01743 252617
Kay Ruby-Wilson - Annual Review Officer - 01743 252617
Tracey Newell - Annual Review Officer - 01743 252617
or SENAnnualReviews@shropshire.gov.uk

Queries regarding moving in/out of Shropshire

If you are moving in/out of Shropshire then please notify us at your earliest possibility by phoning the SEN Team general number 01743 252467.
We will need to know the date you are moving and the full address including the postcode. 

Queries regarding SEND Local Offer

Gemma Breckell, Local Offer Development Officer 
Telephone: 0345 678 9063 
Email: local.offer@shropshire.gov.uk

Data Protection

In order to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR) the SEN Team have a privacy notice.