Congolese Link Worker
Our Congolese Link Worker is here to:
- make a cultural bridge between home and school;
- work with you, as parents, to develop ways to support and encourage your daughter with her learning;
- work with your daughter to help her to reach her full potential through group and one-to-one discussion;
- promote good relationships between parents and school staff;
- provide information, advice and guidance to support you, as parents.
Our Link Worker will also organise a range of services to meet the specific needs of Congolese pupils and parent(s)/carer(s) at La Sainte Union.
These may include :
- helping to understand the UK education system, including SEND and post-16 provision;
- how to deal with cultural clashes;
- coping with teenage issues and inter-generational conflict;
- setting boundaries;
- giving information about English classes and how to get into the job market.
- supporting learning and helping to achieve potential;
- guiding and mentoring young people about teenage issues;
- inter-generational conflict;
- cultural clashes;
- drug and alcohol abuse;
If you would like to speak or meet with the Congolese Link Worker,
please contact: 020 7428 4600