Supporting Young Carers in Schools: A step-by-step Guide for Leaders, Teachers and non-Teaching Staff - The Carers Trust and The Children's Society
A useful guide co-produced by The Carer’s Trust and The Children’s Society to provide school leadership teams, teachers and non-Teaching staff with the knowledge and skills they need to empower young carers to achieve their academic potential and aid their social skill development whilst at school. The guide covers a number of important topics, including:
Reviewing school provision for young carers
Introducing a Young Carers School Operational Lead
Setting up systems to identify, assess and support young carers
Raising awareness of caring responsibility with the peers of students with caring responsibilities.