Clarendon pupils have access to a range of therapies which supports or complements their learning. To learn more about the different types of therapies available click below.
Kick Mentors support pupils through activities including sports and dance. They are in school two days per week. Pupils meet with their mentor weekly setting targets to support themselves in school and at home.
Amanda Gaukroger is providing some Educational Psychology support at the Secondary Centre. Her times are allocated according to need and in discussion with the head of centre.
Physiotherapy provides a range of packages of care which include reviews and/or treatment blocks based on each child’s needs. Our physiotherapist, Julie Knox is allocated to Clarendon Secondary via the NHS and is currently on-site one morning a week for alternate half terms. Referrals for physiotherapy need to be made by a medical professional so can either go through the school nurse, or via your own GP.
Speech and Language Therapy
As with Physiotherapy, our Speech and Language Therapist, Neema is allocated to Clarendon Secondary via the NHS and is currently on site three days a week. Ciara and Becky also provide support as Therapy Assistants 3 days a week to work with students to implement personalised speech and language programmes.
Unfortunately, the Secondary Centre has been without an Occupational Therapist since January 2021. Existing OT programmes are continuing to be delivered by class-based support staff. We are pleased that a new OT has recently been appointed and is due to start in September.