Roles of professionals in transition

During the transition process which begins at age 13, young people will come into contact with a range of professionals. The different titles and roles can be confusing. You probably know what some of them do - like social worker, for example - but others may be new to you.

This section provides you with information on some of the professionals working within transition who could come into contact with children and young people who have special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).