In-School - Advice & Support


Progress Leader: Mrs B. Morley

Year 7-11 Student Services Team

Year 7 Leader: Mrs S. Sotheran      Assistant: Mr D. Johnston

Year 8 Leader: Mr Waleed       Assistant: Mrs B. Coulson

Year 9 Leader: Mr L. Morgan    Assistant: Mrs D. Ellison

Year 10 Leader: Mr J. Gibbon-Hayes     Assistant: Miss L. McDonnell

Year 11 Leader: Mr L. Stephenson   Assistant: Mrs K.J. Hockaday

Admin : Ms E. Owens       Attendance: Mrs W. Muir


  Designated Safeguarding Lead: Mr D. Richardson

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads:
Mr J. Gibbon Hayes, Mr L. Morgan,
Mrs S Sotheran, Mr L. Stephenson, Mr Waleed

SEND Coordinator: Miss C. Hornsby

E-Safety Coordinator: Mr D. Richardson

Mental Health & Wellbeing Lead: Mrs D. Todd

Careers Guidance and Support: Mrs G. Sangster

School Nurse Drop-in: Every Friday - 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Chaplaincy Team:
Miss Murray (G55)

Rev. Verity Brown, St. Hilda’s

Rev. Roz Hall, Holy Trinity

Links to other useful websites

Learning and Revision


GCSE Guide - use the 'Bookshop' option to see the selection of subject revision guides available. - Lots of good revision material for several subjects. 
S-Cool - for general tips, hints and advice.
C.E.C.A. Hartlepool  (Centre for Excellence in Creative Arts) FaceBook Page 

In addition, departments have identified sites useful for particular subjects: 
ENGLISH   BBC Bitesize English   Bitesize English Literature 
MATHS  MyMaths   TheMathsTeacher   GCSEMathsTutor  
FRENCH   BBC       Languages Online      
GEOGRAPHY   BBC Bitesize    
Revision World    Geography on the Internet 
HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE For an extensive list of valuable links for specific course units, please scroll down to the list below. 
PE   BBC Bitesize 
SCIENCE  myGCSEscience


Hartlepool Sixth Form College     Hartlepool College of FE
English Martyrs Sixth Form College    

Cleveland College of Art & Design   
Stockton Riverside College    Middlesbrough College
East Durham College

UK Government website - Useful information on further/higher education, training, grants and loans.



Careers Advice
Start  (KS4) - Future Learn Careers Research and Advice.
National Careers Service           
BL Hairdressing           

Careers Box - Careers films on the web           
Carillon - Apprenticeships in construction site.      
I Could  - More videos and career inspiration 
Inspiration for ambitious young people Tees Valley's site for young people who want to get ahead 
Tees Valley Combined Authority  - Local labour market information 
National Guidance Research Forum (NGRF) Valuable source of national labour market information 
Pro-active Training
Springboard North East North East Training Providers 
Total Training Information and Advice on Professions 
Barclays Skills CV Builder - Life Skills Tips on creating a standout CV

Cyberbullying/Online Safety
Wired Safety     Think U Know    Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) 
Cybermentors    Social Media Tips and Advice for Parents

Personal Support, Advice and Counselling 
Childline (includes section on beating exam stress)    Samaritans     Young Minds     Youth Access

Other Useful Sites
Hartlepool Borough Council   Ofsted   
'The Day' News Service

Useful Health & Social Care Links

Here is a list of links with specific relevance to particular units of the BTec Level 2 course.

Unit 2 - Individual Rights
Child Poverty Action Group      
Health & Care Professions Council        Liberty
NHS Choices         Nursing & Midwifery Council    
Freedom of Information Act 2000   Data Protection Act 1998
Royal College of Nursing

Unit 3 - Individual Needs     NetDoctor     BBC Health        NHS Direct      

Unit 8 - Human Lifespan Development
Babycentre    Rubella info    NSPCC    
Moral behaviour in childhood

Unit 11 - Diet & Health
5 a day & eating well    Food Standards Agency  
Info on E.Coli