Welcome to Personal Development
Personal, Social and Health Economic Education aims to enable each student to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes they need to stay healthy, safe and prepare them for life and work in modern Britain. Our students will be encouraged to participate fully and discuss, reflect on and form their own opinions and views about the World around them. PSHE education supports students to achieve their academic potential, and leave school equipped with skills they will need throughout later life.
The key aims of this programme are to:
Develop confidence and responsibility
Develop a healthy, safer lifestyle
Develop good relationships and respect the differences between people
Acquire knowledge and understanding about becoming informed citizens
Develop skills of enquiry and communication
Miss K Leek - Associate School Leader Personal Development
Tutors expect all pupils to:
Participate fully in the active tutorial sessions
Respect the views of others
Listen to the views of others and form their own opinions
Be able to give reasons for their opinions
Be sensitive to the needs and lifestyles of others
The course content is designed to enable students to become well rounded citizens who are able to make informed decisions and understand the World around them.