Family Support Work
Mrs. Shaheen Iqbal
Who we are
Our family support worker Mrs Shaheen Iqbal supports families in
- Listening and appreciating parent issues, offering suggestions and advice for individuals and families. Also signposting to other services available within Brent.
- Supporting children on a one to one basis and in a group. Listening and working with them in different ways.
- Forgoing community partnerships. We are proud to work with: Brent sports, Wembley Centre for Health and Care, Tesco Brent Park, NSPCC ChildLine, Sufra, Brent Centre for Carers, IDVA and Fit for Sport.
School Council: Works with Senior Leaders and elected pupils to gather pupil views and effect change.
Drawing and talking Therapy: Supporting children to deal with emotional and social issues.
Friendship Clubs: Weekly meetings to improve social skills and development of pupil self-esteem and confidence.
One to One Support: Interventions with pupils on a range of areas.
School Councillor: Supporting children with a qualified Councillor.
Supporting Parents and Families
One to One: Listening and offering support in a non-judgemental way on a variety of issues.
Parent Support Group: Weekly meetings, working together on common parenting concerns.
English for Beginners / Advanced: Weekly classes with Brent staff.
Ladies' Yoga: Come along and relax before weekend. Every Friday 1:30 - 3:10
Parent Workshops: Various topics such as: managing behaviours and healthy eating. Examples include Triple P and Strengthening Families. We also offer shorter workshops to help strengthen the relationship between parent/carer and child. E.g. Dealing with disobedience. Events are advertised in the newsletter and by text message. All our courses are fully accredited.
Parent Classes: We have a variety of academic and non-academic courses. These include Introduction to English, Higher level English, Stepping stones GCSE, Maths GCSE and Making Story Sacks (using creative skills such as sewing).
PSA: Parent Staff Association to encourage closer links between home and school. Termly meetings, all welcome..
All our groups come with a free creche
Please call 0208 902 8003
Monday - Thursday
8:30am - 4:30pm
You can request an appointment through the school office
or have a quick chat during the school day.
Download or print our pamphlet here...