Stranton Primary School

Stranton Primary School

"Only the best is good enough"

Supporting Staff in Our School

As an adoption-friendly school, we: 

  • Provide training for all staff in attachment, trauma and loss
  • Take a graduated approach in staff’s continuing professional development
  • Ensure that training leads to changes in practice
  • Understand secondary trauma and blocked care and make staff aware of these
  • Commit to looking after staff so they can look after children well
  • Develop peer support for staff
  • Offer external supervision and counselling for staff as needed
  • Encourage and enable staff to care for themselves