Barnsley Educational, Child and Community Psychology Service

Example areas of our work:

supervision - staff 'drop-in sessions' - mediation work - stress management

Individual level work

  • Working with individual staff members to manage stress.
  • Working with individual staff members to develop strategies/ideas/ways forward. regarding pupils/CYP causing concern. This can include work with teaching staff, non-teaching staff and/or pastoral staff (Consultation Service Model).
  • Open door staff drop in sessions to discuss pupils/CYP causing concerns.

 Group level work

  • Circle of adults problem solving session with a group of teachers to discuss a pupil causing concern.
  • Solution focused group problem solving sessions regarding a pupil causing concern.
  • Facilitate a mediation meeting to address issue/tension/conflict between a parent and school.
  • Working with groups of staff members to manage stress.

Organisational and strategic work

One hour twilight, half day or full day training/workshops in the following areas:

  • Staff motivation.
  • Staff efficacy and collective efficacy.
  • Support SENCo development.