At Holy Rosary we access Oldham’s QEST team and Educational Psychologist service.
We make referrals to Speech and Language therapy (SALT), Hearing impairment team, Visual impairment team, Physical impairment team, early years services, Jigsaw and Healthy Young Minds (Previously CAMH’s). At Holy Rosary we have two members of staff who have completed Level 2 Elklan 5 to 11 years training and two members of staff that have completed Level 3 Elklan 3 to 5 years. Elklan is training around speech and language. Foundation Stage staff also deliver Wellcomm – a speech and language intervention for early years. Some of the staff are also trained to deliver BLAST – a speaking and listening intervention. At Holy Rosary we have two members of staff that have completed Nurture Group training. A member of staff is about to begin training to support mental wellbeing in school; a certificate in Enhanced Based Practice. Mental Health First Aid training has been completed by our Learning Mentor. Holy Rosary staff also work closely with a number of local primary and secondary schools, sharing ideas and expertise.