Contact details

Our office opening hours are:

8:40am until 5:20pm, Monday to Thursday

8:40am until 4:00pm, Friday



Contact details:

Team email address:

Officer contact numbers and email addresses are listed below.

We may be away from our desks helping other people when you call. Please leave a voicemail message (this is available 24 hours), text or email us.

Jane Schmidt

Jane Schmidt

SENDIASS Officer – North and West Dorset


Tel: 07748 624609

Helen Ciorra photo

Helen Ciorra

SENDIASS Officer –  Dorchester

Parent and professional training lead


Tel: 07771 181563

Emily Jones photo

Emily Jones

SENDIASS Officer – East Dorset and Purbeck


Tel: 07767 100290


For all Chesil area enquiries, please contact our generic email in the first instance:


Response times:

We will do our best to help you as soon as we can. During busy periods this can be up to but no longer than 5 working days.