Oasis Academy Skinner Street recognised for their commitment to supporting staff and pupils’ Mental Health & Wellbeing
Congratulations are in order for one of our primary schools in the heart of Gillingham, after having successfully completed a comprehensive mental health and wellbeing training programme, demonstrating their commitment to supporting mental health and wellbeing of staff and pupils at their academy, in line with DfE guidance and best practice.
Oasis Academy Skinner Street, an Ofsted graded ‘Good’ in all areas school has received a National Mental Health and Wellbeing Accreditation from The National College, for successfully engaging the whole school in building a culture where mental health and wellbeing is placed at the heart of decision-making.
The National College is the streaming home for high-quality professional development for schools, providing everything schools need to strengthen, manage, and evidence their professional development in one place, on one platform.
They respond to the latest changes in education and work closely with their members to deliver the most up-to-date library of webinars and courses for all roles, across all settings, underpinned by robust evidence and expertise.
Joe Stoney, co-founder of The National College, said: “Congratulations to everyone at Oasis Academy Skinner Street, on achieving their National Mental Health & Wellbeing Accreditation. By completing our training programme, the school has shown its strong commitment to developing an environment where both children and staff feel supported, valued and can thrive.”
Victoria Richmond, Principal of Oasis Academy Skinner Street, commented on receiving the accreditation: “Our first responsibility is to care for the health and wellbeing of our young people. I am delighted that The National College recognises our teaching and support staff as well-placed to observe and support our pupils day-to-day.”
“I would like to thank all staff at Oasis Academy Skinner Street for making this possible and for working hard every day to create a positive working environment for us all.”