Parent Support Advisor

                                         PSA- Family Support

Hello, my name is Caroline Slack and I am the Family Support Worker at St Mark's .

My primary role is to support the families of St Mark's, so that together we ensure our children are able to meet their full learning potential within our school.  We want our children to flourish and to be happy,healthy and safe. I also work as a Teaching Assistant in Upper Key Stage 2.

You can contact me to make an appointment with a call to the school office: 0191 2869349

My role includes working with our pupils and their families to ensure that by offering support, guidance and building effective relationships our children can flourish.  
I ensure that Personal Development, behaviour, and well- being are given high priority. 
It is our aim at St Mark's to work in partnership with all of our families to facilitate the well- being of the Whole Child through support, nurture and encouragement; both in and out of school, resulting in well rounded, confident, resilient, happy children who feel safe and ready for the next step on their own educational journey.
My role covers the following areas:-
Pastoral Care
Family Support
Health and Well- being
Parent workshops/ Family Learning
Parent groups
Signposting to other agencies
Supporting parents to access other agencies
Early Help
Children Protection
Operation Encompass