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Esther Finn is our Pastoral Manager who works within school on a full time basis.She is available to offer support to parents/carers in many areas including: advice on children's behaviour, benefit advice and filling out forms, support with further education, training or employment opportunities and lone parent support. She can support parents with job applications, interview techniques and provide character references. Esther can also offer more specialised support like referrals to outside agencies who can help children and families with Bereavement, Parenting Courses, Food Vouchers, Family Support and Furniture Grants.
There is currently a counselling service for children in school on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.They can offer support to children with behaviour problems, anxiety or any other issues they may be experiencing. Please contact Esther if you would like to refer your child or meet with one of the counsellors to discuss your concerns. The counselling service is now offering free support to parents/carers from Court Farm Primary. They are based on Gravelly Lane. Please contact Esther and she can refer into this service. This of course will be completely confidential.
On November 12th at 9am there will be a workshop for parents to raise awareness about Internet Safety, CSE (Child Sexual Exploitation) and Knife Crime. More details to follow soon.
Esther organises a variety of courses and activities for parents and children. The photos here show an example of some of the events which she has organised for the school including:
British Sign Language
Cycling in the Community
Arts & Crafts
Cookery Courses & Workshops
Jewellery Making Course
Cooking from Around the World
Managing Children's Behaviour