Hindley Junior & Infant School
Argyle Street, Hindley. WN2 3PN Tel. 01942 255339 Email. enquiries@admin.hindley.wigan.sch.uk

SEND - What specialist services and expertise are available at or accessed by school?


Other agencies or special services can be called upon at any time. (For a further list please follow the Local Offer link for Wigan.)
Directly funded by the school:

  • Learning Mentor
  • Learning Support Assistants
  • Counselling
  • Additional Educational Psychology input to provide a higher level of service to the school
Paid for centrally by the Local Authority but delivered in school:
  • Outreach Service
  • Educational Psychology Service
  • Sensory Service for children with visual or hearing needs
  • TESS - Targeted Educational Support
  • Speech and Language Therapy

Provided and paid for by the Health Service but delivered in school:

  • School Nurse
  • Occupational Therapy

Parent/carers will always be involved in this referral and informed of any assessments and recommendations made. These may require meeting at school. We believe in early identification to enable children to be supported appropriately. School will act upon advice given and make reasonable adjustments.

Autism Pathway Service
01942 486284

01942 201914
Targeted Education Support Service, Civic Centre, Millgate, Wigan, WN1 1AZ

Educational Psychology Service
01942 486238

Schools? Outreach Service
01942 486136

Specialist Sensory Education Team (SSET)
01942 404586
Wigan Council, PO Box 100, Wigan WN1 3DS

Ethnic Minorities Achievement Service (EMAS)
01942 404087
1st Floor, Leigh Town Hall, Market Street, Leigh, WN7 1DY

Special Educational Needs and Disability Service
01942 486136




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