The Year system forms the basis of the pastoral organisation of the school. Tutors provide continuity and are encouraged to stay with their group.
Heads of Year rotate through Years 7 - 11
Referrals and links with outside Agencies are part of the pastoral care provided by Heads of Year. When a referral is made senior staff (student support) should be informed.
The pastoral system is supported by senior staff as follows:
Key Stage 3 Manager - Mrs A Cashmore
14-19 Manager - Mr M Culverhouse
The Youth Service
Youth and Community, through Kathy Williams, provide a close link with the life of the school.
Counselling and anti-Bullying Policy
Sharon Smith receives referrals for counselling and trains/directs the student counselling service.
Education Welfare Officer
Susan Martin, the Education Welfare Officer visits regularly and meets Heads of Year/senior staff as required.
Mrs S Crowder is the Child Protection Officer for the school and she liaises with appropriate outside agencies as required.
Mrs Samantha Woolrich
Mr Paul Smith
Personal Development Mentor
Mr Graham Spencer