Integrated Support


“Reducing the barriers to learning by providing the right support for the right learners at the right time”

The Integrated Support Team consists of a range of both in-house staff and external agency partners. Our aim is to provide advice and support to our learners, staff and parents/carers to ensure that any barrier to learning is reduced, enabling our young people to achieve the best attainment possible in their time in Irvine Royal Academy. The team will meet monthly to share information received about pupils and agree on the next steps for targeted support from the relevant area/service within the team.
 

ARRAN HOUSE

DHT: Claire Bethell
PT Pastoral: Liz Davidson
House meeting: Wednesday Period 1
Learning Support Link: Maureen Kenefick
 

BUTE HOUSE

DHT: Jill Gilchrist
PT Pastoral: Lorraine Clifford
House meeting: Thursday Period 4
Learning Support Link: Karen Wotherspoon 
 

CUMBRAE HOUSE

DHT: Gillian Pryce
PT Pastoral: Laura Gibson
House meeting: Monday Period 7
Learning Support Link: Ross Muirhead
 

Targeted Pastoral Support Arran/Bute/Cumbrae

Jacqui Marwick
 

Learning Support Team

Karen Wotherspoon (PT), Maureen Kenefick, Ross Muirhead
Classroom Assistants x 8   
 

Inclusive Learning Programme

Alan Knox
(PT Pastoral/Named Person for ILP pupils)
 

Nurture Provision

Kathy Schofield
Simone Welsh
 

School based Social Worker

Irene Reid
 

Area Inclusion Workers

Hollie Johnstone
Dionne Gordon
 

NHS – School Nurse

Katrina Moffat
 

Campus Police Officer

PC Katie Ferguson
 

Barnardo’s

Louise Samson
 

MCR Pathways

Lisa Campbell
 

Family Learning

Laura Landon
 

Educational Psychologist

Claire Cunningham
 

Counselling Service

Lydia Hazell
Lucy Watkins

 

Relevant information will be filtered and recorded into the following locations for staff to access and remain updated;

 

1. Pupil Support Confidential Information Spreadsheets

I-drive -->> Staff Only 2-->> Confidential Pupil Information – All Staff 2020-->> Pupil Support Confidential Information-->> Choose year group folder.

Staff will be alerted to the specific pupil(s) that have had information updated via email from the Learning Support Department

 

2. House Update Information

PTs Guidance will include any relevant information from Integrated Support Team meetings in the weekly House updates.

 

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