St Simon Peter Catholic Primary School is one of over 50 Catholic schools in WA that employs a qualified social worker.
The School Social Worker provides assistance to students and families and works collaboratively with school staff to help maximise each student’s learning potential, emotional well-being, social development and interpersonal skills.
The Social Worker provides individual support, psychoeducation and counselling to students, group work to identified students, parent consultations, organises speakers/workshops for parents and can provide referrals to appropriate professional community-based services.
Common areas requiring support include:
Parents are encouraged to liaise with the class teacher before contacting the Social Worker, but contact is also welcome via direct email to the Social Worker.