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

SEND - What support and training will be available?


Within the school staff have continual professional development. The Head Teacher has overall responsibility for the training that staff are given, in consultation with the Senior Leaders on priorities for the school. The school have an 'Access Plan' which details actions needed to meet the needs of the learners with SEND.

Some interventions currently available are:
Better Reading
Reading Between the Lines
Lego Therapy 

Learning Mentor sessions are available for children with behavioural needs. These session are timetabled and detailed on provision maps. The sessions will always be discussed with you. The Learning Mentor offers support throughout play times and lunch times to help those children who struggle with these times. She is also a support for parents too offering advice and support.

School actively ensure that all staff have the expertise they need to meet the needs of the child. This may sometimes require calling upon other agencies for support.

As a Resourced Placed School, there are facilities to meet the complex physical and medical needs of appropriately placed children. Staff liaise with the physiotherapists linked to the school to support those children. School follows policy on supporting children with medical conditions. Please see separate policy.

School will also endeavour to provide courses and training for parents too, to enable their own learning and to support the learning of their child. Please look out for updates on school newsletters and website.



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