Support for Learning

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


Mr S Barclay
Mr R Cormack       
Mrs C McCrimmon
Mrs C van Geete

Enhanced Support Area (ESA)

Mrs S Gasperini
Mrs M Jenkins
Mrs K Musson
Mrs M Porter
Mrs J Robertson

Cluster Senior Learning and Care Practitioner

Ms N Schaefer

Developing Scotland's Young Workforce Officer
Ms P Gavine 

Additional Support Needs Assistants           

Mrs L Bland
Miss L Bow
Ms V Brand
Ms L Culley
Ms K Elwood
Ms N Filan
Ms C Gilfillan
Ms C Gunn
Ms A Ingram
Ms A Kellock 
Ms L Milne

Pupil Support Workers

Mr C McGregor
Mrs M Storrie
Miss K Walsh


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.

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.