Pastoral Care

At Burfield Academy, we understand that nurturing the well-being of our pupils is paramount to their academic success and personal growth.

Our dedicated team of professionals is committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment where every pupil feels valued and heard. Through regular one-on-one work, group activities, and a strong sense of community, we foster emotional resilience, empathy, and social skills. At Burfield Academy, pastoral care is not just a program; it's a cornerstone of our educational philosophy, ensuring that each pupil thrives academically, emotionally, and personally.

What do we offer?
  • Nurture provision
  • 1-1 ELSA sessions (Emotional Literacy Support)
  • Play Therapy (External service)
  • Art Therapy (External service)
  • Zones of Regulation (1-1, groups and whole class provision)
  • Speech, Language and Communication (1-1, groups and whole class provision)
  • Makaton friendly (whole class provision)
The Team

SENDCo: Mrs Styles 

Nurture and ELSA Lead: Mrs Harding

Speech, Language and Communication Lead: Mrs French

Makaton Lead: Mrs McConville