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SEND Reform Toolkit

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The SEND Reform Toolkit produced by the Local Authority contains a variety of advice, guidance, templates and information to support the delivery of the SEND Reforms. The majority of the documents in the Toolkit were co-produced with a range of professionals and families The documents in the Toolkit are listed here:

SEND: Expectations, Information and Policies

West Berkshire Council’s expectations of schools concerning their arrangements for children with SEND

SEND Local Offer Leaflet

SEN Information Report and SEN Policy Checklist

Personal Budget Policy

Home to School Transport Policy

SEND Reforms Evaluation

Identification of SEND, Monitoring Provision and Outcomes

SEN Support Flowchart

SEN Identification Guidance

SEND Category Descriptors

Graduated Approach Plan (GAP)

Support and Achievement Plan (SAP)

(3 versions:  Early Years – Support and Achievement Play Plan (SAPP), – SAP Statutory School Age and – SAP Post 16)

EHC Assessments and Plans

EHC Criteria

EHC Assessment Process Flowchart

EHC Request Form

Consent to Share Form

We want to tell you Form

I want to tell you Form

Practitioner’s Report Template

EHC Plan Format

Annual Reviews

Pre Annual Review Report: School

Pre Annual Review Report: Parent

(2 versions:  - Pre Year 9 and  Year 9 & above)

Pre Annual Review Report: Pupil

(2 versions:  – ‘This is me’ – Pre Year 9 & ‘Preparation for Adulthood’ – Year 9 and above)

Summary of Annual Review Meeting

Practitioners Report Template

Local Offer

SEN Provision Type
Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, Medical, Specific Literacy Difficulties, Speech & Language Difficulties, Behavioural, Emotional & Social Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Physical Disability, Hearing Impairment, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties
Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 1
1 to 4
5 to 7
7 to 11
12 to 14
15 to 16
16 to 18
19 plus
Needs Level

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