Inclusion Team

The inclusion team is led by the following team members who work together to support children and their families in order that all children have full access to the curriculum and that barriers to learning are removed:


Inclusion Team Leaders

Claire Byron  – Vice Principal, Inclusion Manager

Jacinta Gordon – SENCO

Lisa Blackwood – Assistant SENCO


The inclusion team also consists of a number of members who provide direct, specific interventions and support to children, families and teachers across the academy:

Deena Singh – Welfare Officer

Terri Needs – Attendance Welfare Officer

Kelly Underwood – Welfare Officer

Loise Benta – Welfare Officer

Marli Uys – Speech and Language Support Assistant

Helen Hemsley – Speech and Language Support Assistant