We are committed to well-being and positive mental health at Hodnet Primary School. We have a well-established, passionate and caring pastoral team who support our pupils and staff to ensure everyone feels safe, valued and respected.

Mrs Mason is our highly skilled pastoral lead, she is able to lead a variety of support programmes to support pupils’ mental health and well-being. These maybe in 1:1 situations or within a small group.

  • Reach for the top
  • No Worries
  • Manage your Monster
  • Relax Kids
  • Chill Skills
  • Cool Kids

Miss Darmanin is our Mental Health Lead Practitioner, and has the accredited certification as required for all schools. Miss Darmanin works closely with Mrs Mason and Mrs Williams, SENDCo, with regards to supporting pupils to fulfil their potential through their ability to feel safe, secure and respected.

Shropshire MHST – We are committed to supporting our pupils through our collaboration with the Shropshire Mental Health Support Team. We have a named school practitioner who can support our families with early intervention and support.

Website links below

Mental health support team www.england.nhs.uk/mental-health/cyp/trailblazers/#_Mental_Health_Support

BeeU – BeeU :: Midlands Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (mpft.nhs.uk)

Beam – www.childrenssociety.org.uk/information/young-people/well-being/services/beam-shropshire-telford-wrekin

Further Reading:

Mental Heath Intent statement

BEAM information leaflet 

Our Parent Handbook is a quick guide to how we work at our school. Full school policies can be read on our Policies page