Brooklands College understands how difficult college can be for learners, in particular for learners who are a Looked after Child, Care Leaver or a Young Carer. We will work with learners; families; local authorities; external agencies and professionals, this also includes support workers and social workers. Thus, ensuring that learners are supported in their journey at Brooklands College, enabling them to fully participate in their chosen course and to be successful.
We can help you with the following and more: –
We will provide: –
Accessing all this support is straightforward, if you want to know what you may be entitled to, you can contact the following
The Safeguarding Team email@example.com 01932 797670
Learner Finance within the admissions team firstname.lastname@example.org 01932 797700 (request learner finance)
Welfare and Wellbeing Officer are curriculum based – call 01932 797700 and ask to speak with a Welfare and Welfare Officer within your curriculum area
Or ask at reception to speak with a member of the Safeguarding Team, Learner Finance, or Wellbeing and Welfare Officer
Professionals – please contact the Safeguarding Team at email@example.com for all Personal Education Plan meetings (PEPs), Looked After Child (LAC) reviews, Child Protection (CP) conferences, Child in Need (CIN) and Team Around the Family (TAF) meetings and Educational progress reports.
The Safeguarding Team, Welfare and Wellbeing Officers and the Counsellor offer someone to talk to that will listen with a non-judgemental and confidential approach. However, if there is a risk to yourself or others, information may need to be shared to keep you safe