Springside supports the Early Help strategy for Rochdale, promoting integrated care for families. The Early Help team consists of Melody Fierro (Headteacher) as the Designated safeguarding lead), closely supported by the Deputy Headteacher, Assistant Headteacher (Deputy safeguarding lead), bilingual Pastoral Officer, Family Support Worker, Th.Inc worker and a member of the admin team. As a team, on a rolling programme 4 times per term they deliver 10 minute briefings to school staff to raise the awareness of a range of Early Help issues.
Each term members from the Early Help Team will attend safeguarding network meetings, thus supporting consistency and sustainability.
Please also find below a selection of courses available to support families: