Curriculum design and implementation is enhanced by a number of professionals providing specialist advice to staff and parents/carers. Appointments with the following staff can be made by contacting the school.
Prishni Dobee is our educational psychologist. She supports staff, students and parents as well as manages our students’ assessments.
Val Gledhill and Sarah Milward are our speech pathologists. They work closely with teachers in assessing communication and language concerns, and the development of programs. They are supported by a speech pathologist from the Department of Education and Training (DET) Manningham Network.
Kate Lambeth and Elisabeth Winestone are our occupational therapists. They work closely with Alison Johnston (DET Occupational Therapist) and teachers to develop a range of gross motor, fine motor and sensory programs.
Margaret Bianchi is a DET social worker who is based in our school on Mondays. She works closely with staff and families on welfare issues such as NDIS funding.