Your WellBEing Team

Safeguarding Poster
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Varndean College sees WellBEing 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.

Sheila-Sword

Sheila-Sword

Sheila Sword is Health and Wellbeing coordinator at Varndean College. She coordinates the WellBEing Zone situated in Additional Support in 14.2 . The emphasis is on 'Keeping Well at College'. She runs a weekly WellBeing Enrichment and can offer students strategies to build resilience and alleviate anxiety. The WellBeing Zone also offers information about other support services both inside and outside of college.
 

 

Matilda Wileman

Matilda Wileman

Matilda Wileman is a Health and WellBeing assistant in the Wellbeing Zone.

James-Stockman

James Stockman

James Stockman is a Health and wellbeing assistant in the Wellbeing Zone

Melanie Keast

Melanie Keast

Melanie Keast is a Health and Wellbeing assistant in the WellBeing Zone

Christine Haylett

Christine Haylett

Christine Haylett manages the Supported Study area of Additional Support 14.2. the emphasis is on supporting the students to develop Study skills to improve their learning outcomes.

helen chong

Helen Chong

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.

Linda Bailey

Daniela Sramova

email: dss@varndean.ac.uk

Daniela Sramova 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.

Donna-Marie-Janson

Donna-Marie Janson

email: dmj@varndean.ac.uk

Donna-Marie Janson is the designated member of staff responsible for Safeguarding and she also works with our Additional Support and Wellbeing Team to support students during difficult transition times at College, so that they can study in a safe and supportive environment in which they are able to grow in confidence and achieve success.

Kara Smith

Kara Smith

Kara Smith is one of our Counsellors at Varndean College. 

Rachel cooper

Rachel Cooper

Rachel Cooper is one of our Counsellors at Varndean College