In-School Support: Secondary Age Children

In-School Support is provided by In-School Support Teachers (ISST) and/or Student Support Officers and Instructors.

Services and Charges:

Work with young people in school can include the following elements:

  • Direct work with pupils with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties management
  • Supporting the creation of pastoral support plans (PSPs) – with targets and actions for the young person, school and parents
  • Running INSET courses and providing advice to support good practice by schools in terms of behaviour-management
  • Primary to secondary transitions work
  • Group work, for example, social skills, dealing with emotions, confidence building
  • Behaviour audits
  • Work with alternative education providers and around managed moves and re-integration

We can also offer advice and guidance to schools on:

  • The development of inclusion strategies for KS3 students.
  • Permanent exclusions to ensure that schools have met all the legal requirements and made all appropriate efforts to keep the child in mainstream school

This service is fully funded.

South Cambs & City

Sarah.ferguson@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

01223 729099


Huntingdonshire

Sarah.tabbitt@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

01480 373813


East Cambs & Fenland

Lorraine.lofting@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

01223 475901