Support for Learning

Principal Teacher                                                           Click here to read our vision statement
Mrs E Smith  

                                                                                                                        

Staff
Mr S Barclay
Mr R Cormack       
Ms P Gavine
Mr F Thorvaldsen   

Enhanced Support Area (ESA)
Mrs S Heenan
Mrs S Gasperini
Mrs L Smith

Cluster Senior Learning and Care Practitioner
Ms N Schaefer

Developing Scotland's Young Workforce Officer
Ms P Gavine 

Learning and Care Practitioners      
Mrs L Bland
Ms A Ingram
Mr C McCabe
Ms A McTighe    
Ms K Paley

Pupil Support Workers
Mrs C Leiper
Mr C McGregor

 

The Support for Learning Department in Craigie High School:

  • Celebrates diversity and strives to ensure equity for all.
  • Works in conjunction with young people, staff, parents/carers and external professionals to meet the needs of all pupils to offer a pupil centred approach to learning.
  • Strives to overcome barriers to learning, leading to a positive, nurturing and inclusive learning environment.
  • Supports pupils to have an engaging learning experience in school and effectively plans for positive post school  destinations.
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The department provides:

  • A key member of teaching staff for each child with additional support needs.
  • Intensive support for targeted groups, with Support for Learning teachers and Learning and Care Assistants attending main stream classes to provide support.
  • Regular reviews of learning plans and target setting with pupils.
  • Targeted curriculum delivered by a Support for Learning teacher or Pupil Support Worker.
  • One to one support for health and wellbeing.
  • Restorative techniques for young people.