About Dynamic Education Solutions

About Dynamic Education Solutions

Seamus Mannion is Founder of Dynamic Education Solutions and is a qualified SENCO, Specialist Assessor for examination access arrangements, British Cycling Go-Ride coach and Mountain Bike Leader. Seamus has over 20 years experience of working with young people both in a paid and voluntary capacity. His prime driving force is to see children and young people smile because once that happens they open up their minds to opportunities to improve their education, emotional well-being and potential to become successful in life.

Seamus’ experience in more detail:

SENCO Consultant providing strategic advice to outside agencies on the development and  delivery of support packages for SEND students, parents/ carers, schools and local authorities.

Interim SEND Lead at a large secondary school in Oldham assisting the Senior Leadership Team in building a new team to deliver high quality support to students and also implementing effective CPD for teachers and robust systems to ensure the monitoring of students with additional needs.

Head of Learning Support and SENCO at a secondary school in Stockport with strategic responsibility for all students on the SEND register, leadership and management of the SEND department, including a Learning Support Teacher, Inclusion Manager and Learning and Behaviour Support Assistants. Strategic overview for SEND Learning and Teaching and developing initiatives to improve outcomes for young people such as SEND learning walks and wraparound support for challenging SEMH students. Whilst in post he also gained the Level 7 qualified Specialist Assessor for Access Arrangements qualification and has been a member of Stockport SEND panel.

Foundation Learning Coordinator and Head of Geography  in a Tameside secondary school  leading a nurture group, developing alternative curriculum pathways for students with SEMH, which incorporated outdoor activities, skills for life, preparation for adulthood and the development of a Go-Ride cycling club to allow disadvantaged students the chance to experience mountain biking. In addition to this he was also a member of the Tameside steering group developing a level 2 accredited qualification for the NOCN alternative curriculum.