Gillingham Primary School


Our Special Educational Needs Co-Ordinator (SENCO) is Mrs Tamar Shanks.
She can be contacted via the office on 01747 823245 


Please click on the links below to view our key documents

SEND Policy 2020-2023 

SEND Information Report 2023-24 




Local Offer

If you are a parent/carer of a child with special educational needs, and want to discuss any concerns or make a complaint, please contact the SENCO (Mrs Shanks) or

the Headteacher (Mrs Preston) who will be very happy to support and guide you.

SEND Support - a guide to the graduated approach for parents


Dorset Parent Guide to SEND 



These websites allow parents to find other supporting SEND information and guidance across the relevant counties: 

 Dorset Local OfferWiltshire Local Offer Somerset Local Offer

Dorset Family Information DirectorySEND Parent Information