During school holidays, if a safeguarding issue arises contact Children's Services on 0121 303 1888
Talk to Frank 03001236600
Think you Know 03704967622
Crimestoppers 0800555111 or dial 101
NSPCC (to report abuse) 08088005000
Children learn best when they are happy and healthy. At MBA , we do our utmost to ensure that our pupils feel safe and enjoy coming to school. All members of staff take the welfare of our pupils very seriously and are vigilant in our checks and monitoring to ensure that safeguarding is paramount.
We have a dedicated Pastoral team ...
Mrs Ling - Pastoral Manager and DSL
Mrs Hall - Principal and DSL
Miss Billingham - SENCO
Mr McDermott - Pupil Premium Champion
Merritts Brook Academy – Pastoral Care
The academy prides itself on an outstanding pastoral care service.
Our aims are:
Our Pastoral Care Manager – Mrs Ling is responsible for the day to day running of this service. Her position within the academy is to:
It is recognised by all who work within the academy that the responsibility of care for our children lies with each and every member of the school community. In an effort to ensure that this is embedded across the academy a heavy emphasis is placed on values such as:
These and others are celebrated on a regular basis within a whole school approach to learning and have become embedded within the curriculum we deliver.
Evidence suggests that pastoral care is most effective when:
We believe that our approach to pastoral care is second to none and have evidence to show that the impact from the work undertaken in school has had outstanding success and contributed significantly to the progress made by our children. The development of this work will be on-going and we will continue to celebrate our success on a daily basis, by watching our children learn, succeed and become inspirational citizens.