Look out for our regular Makaton signs that you will be able to practice with family and friends.
Our Inclusion Team:
Mrs Jill Spencer
Deputy Head Teacher / SENCo/ Inclusion Team Manager
Role in school: Oversee and co-ordinate all members of the team to ensure a collaborative approach. Overall responsibility for all aspects of Special Needs and the Pastoral team. Working with outside agencies and services to ensure all children’s needs are being met.
Mrs Joanne Aldham
Role in school: To support and nurture children in school to help them to achieve their potential and to enable them to overcome barriers to learning.
Mrs Maureen Burgham
Inclusion and Parent Support Worker
Role in school: Responsible for supporting children and their families. Working in collaboration with other services and agencies to achieve a successful outcome.
Mrs Kimberley Boucher
Role in school: Responsibility for all aspects of Special Needs. Working with ouside agencies and services to ensure all children's needs are being met.
Miss Gemma Croft
Inclusion Support Worker spec ASC
Role in school: Responsible for supporting SEND children and their families, with a specific focus on children with ASC needs. Working in collaboration with other services and agencies to achieve a successful outcome.
As a team we work closely with and signpost parents to Horsforth Children’s Services who can provide parent support, parenting classes and holiday activities for children.
Referrals can be made for extra support through the Cluster, such as family support, child and adult counselling.
Please feel free to speak to us or drop into school, if you have any worries or concerns.