Who are the other people providing services to children with SEN in this school?

Directly funded by the school:

  • One Learning Mentor
  • Additional Speech and Language Therapy input to provide a higher level of service to the school.
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS).
  • Additional Education Psychology input to provide a higher level of service to the school.


Paid for centrally by the Local Authority but delivered in school:

  • Autism Outreach Service
  • Educational Psychology Service
  • Sensory Service for children with visual or hearing needs
  • Support Team for Education in Primary and Secondary (STEPS) supports children experiencing difficulties with reading, spelling, writing and general learning. Depending on the need of a child, the support may take the form of group sessions, handwriting training, personalised learning plans. STEPS can also assess children for dyslexia.
  • Speech and Language Therapy (provided by Health but paid for by the Local Authority).
  • Professional training for school staff to deliver medical interventions
  • Waterside Behaviour advice service


Provided and paid for by the Health Service (Oxleas NHS Trust) but delivered in school:

  • School Nurse
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy