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Personal Support Team

Varndean College sees personal support as central to your son or daughter’s success at College. We have a team of well qualified professionals who work together to offer particular expertise in this area. We work closely with Additional Support.

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Personal Support Team

Sue Hirschler

Sue Hirschler

email : suh@varndean.ac.uk

Sue Hirschler is the Student Progress Leader responsible for Personal Support is also the deputy designated member of staff responsible for Child Protection. Jill Sawyer is the designated member of staff responsible for Child Protection. She works with our specialist team of personal tutors to support students during difficult transition times at College. The personal support team works collaboratively with the Student Progress and Additional Support Teams so that students can study in a safe and supportive environment in which they are able to grow in confidence and achieve success.

 

Linda Bailey

Linda Bailey

email: lmb@varndean.ac.uk

Linda Bailey is Varndean College's Welfare Adviser. She provides a supportive information service to students helping them sort out problems with finance, accommodation, travel and any other practical difficulties that could interfere with their study.

helen chong

Helen Chong

email: hjc@varndean.ac.uk

Helen Chong is the Mentoring Co-ordinator at Varndean College. She recruits and trains the Student Mentor team offering one to one mentoring to students who need some informal support at any time during the college year, and she co-ordinates support from university mentors.

Kara Smith

Kara Smith

email: kas@varndean.ac.uk

Kara Smith is one of our Counsellors at Varndean College. 

 

Rachel Cooper

email: rdh@varndean.ac.uk

Rachel Cooper is one of our Counsellors at Varndean College

 

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