Here at Newfield our Learning Mentors are Mr Carragher and Miss Pam Robinson
The Learning Mentor role is to support children and families in overcoming their challenges and barriers to effective learning, enabling children to engage and be ready to learn. The majority of our work falls within the area of Social, Emotional Mental Health aspects of learning. We actively promote, model and support all things in realation to emotional wellbeing.
What is a Leaning Mentor?
Our job is to work with children, parents, carers, teachers and other agencies on issues that may be affecting your child's learning. We work alongside school staff to support children, parents and carers.
How can we help?
We may be part of your child's support network at school, helping with :
Puncutuality and attendance
Changes in behaviour
Difficulties in developing and maintaining frienships
Low self esteem and cnfidence
Settling in new children
Supporting children on transitioning from their mainstream setting to Newfield and hroughout their Newfield School journey
Supporting parens/carers with routines and managing behaviours at home
Point of contact for parents