Family Support Work
Who we are
Our family support worker, Mrs Elsawy-Butt. supports families in different ways:
- 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.
Lego 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 Councilor.
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.
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 positive strategies for managing behaviour.
PSA: Parent Staff Association to encourage closer links between home and school. Termly meetings, all welcome..
Sufra Directory of Services (March 2022): CLICK HERE TO OPEN. Contact details of services to support families in Brent.
All our groups come with a free creche
Click on the thumbnail to enlarge or download poster below
DOWNLOAD POSTERS HERE:
NEW PARENT COURSES FOR APRIL 2022 AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD BELOW:
|April 22 - Parent Courses.pdf||Download|
|Building Teenagers Survival Skills.pdf||Download|
|Coping with teenagers emotions.pdf||Download|
|Dealing with Disobedience.pdf||Download|
|Developing Good Bedtime Routines.pdf||Download|
|Getting Teenagers to Cooperate.pdf||Download|
|Hassel Free Shopping with Children.pdf||Download|
|Managing Fighting and Agression.pdf||Download|
|Reducing Family Conflict.pdf||Download|
NEW EASTER ACTIVITIES FOR FAMILIES - AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD BELOW:
Please call 0208 902 8003
Monday to Friday 8.45am - 4:00pm
and Wednesday 8.30am - 12:00pm
You can request an appointment through the school office
or have a quick chat during the school day.