PFSA and Counsellor
Cassie Reynolds and Mandy Wilcox are our school PFSAs. She works with us and the other schools in the Ansford learning Partnership.
WHAT IS A PFSA
Parent & Family Support Advisors are appointed to provide direct support to young people and their families. THE PFSA can help in a variety of ways including school attendance, participation, behaviour and parenting. Additionally, a PFSA can support parents accessing other agencies.
AIMS OF A PFSA
To promote communication between home and school.
To increase attendance and outcomes.
To provide information, support and advice to parents in relation to outside agencies and groups.
To promote the participation and partnership working of home and school
THE PFSA SERVICE
A confidential, information and flexible approach to meet your family’s needs
A one-to-one service which can be arranged in a family’s own home, by appointment.
Help and support to identify and access services available to families.
We are fortunate enough to be in receipt of a grant to fund our own school counsellor. Counsellors are trained specialists who are able to support children by listening without judging and help them to sort out their thoughts and feelings. Jenny Jones is our school counsellor.