Health support in schools

This service provides support for school-aged children with health needs.

Find out more about Health support in schools

Overview

Our School Health Advisors work closely with each school to:

Take an overview of the health needs of the children and young people in the school

Provide expert advice to the school on health needs

Undertake risk assessments of each school’s ability to protect the health of their children and young people

Support schools to develop appropriate Quality Assurance processes for health in schools

Support schools in the development and maintenance of Individual Health Care Plans (IHCPs)

Identify health training needs of staff in schools and agree training plan with each school

Work with the Safeguarding team to keep pupils with health conditions safe, manage risk and reduce harm

Identify key health issues in schools

 

Overview

Our School Health Advisors work closely with each school to:

Take an overview of the health needs of the children and young people in the school

Provide expert advice to the school on health needs

Undertake risk assessments of each school’s ability to protect the health of their children and young people

Support schools to develop appropriate Quality Assurance processes for health in schools

Support schools in the development and maintenance of Individual Health Care Plans (IHCPs)

Identify health training needs of staff in schools and agree training plan with each school

Work with the Safeguarding team to keep pupils with health conditions safe, manage risk and reduce harm

Identify key health issues in schools

 

School Health Advisors

0300 330 5777

bromh.cccpod5@nhs.net