A Resource for Guidance Counsellors: starting out in a new school in academic year 2020-2021.
This resource gives Guidance Counsellors and School management some guidelines / ideas for how a new Guidance Counsellor can ‘transition’ and ‘settle in’ to a new school.
This checklist includes some key points / areas of consideration on the following four elements:
- Local School Policy
- Local Structures / Teams
- Local Supports
- Student Needs and prioritising groups at the beginning of a new school year.
This resource is not intended to be prescriptive.
It aims to provide a starting point for discussions and points of action, in line with recent publications, including - NCGE: A Whole School Guidance Framework (NCGE, 2017)