Well being


Wildern School is proud to have received the AcSEED Award in recognition of our commitment and ability to support students’ emotional well-being. The AcSEED review team were impressed with many aspects of our provision, including:

  • Mental health and well-being embedded into new staff induction training programme and staff training sessions on mental health and well-being topics.
  • Year 9 Mental health day.
  • The Wildern Wellbeing Tree.
  • Wildern Wellbeing Week where a programme, developed by the Mind, body and soul focus group, was delivered to the whole school.
  • Student Services team includes staff trained as ELSA and bereavement support advisor.
  • Counselling service also offered to students from feeder primary schools.
  • Comprehensive Peer Mentor Training (Chums).
  • Parental access to support programmes such as Talking Teens and The Parenting Puzzle.
  • ‘The Hub’ provision for vulnerable students.

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