SENSORY & COMMUNICATION

WELCOME TO THE COMMUNICATION & SENSORY TEAM

The Communication and Sensory Team are at the heart of learning at Beacon Hill Academy. Our team consists of 2 Speech and Language Therapists, 2  sensory teaching assistants (one of which is also our inhouse reflexologist) and the Care and Specialised Support Manager. We run whole school, whole class, small group and 1:1 sessions through the school year.

 

The team work closely with the local authority services for visually and hearing impairments and the NHS medical teams including dietician and feeding and swallowing team.

 

Contact us to find out more about:

Sensory approaches to learning

SaLT programmes, advice, support

Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC)

Intensive Interaction

Manual handling advice and risk assessments

Music therapy

Reflexology

Modern Foreign Languages week

Soundbeam

Hand and foot massage

Eye gaze technology

STAFF MEMBERS

Sue, Toni, Lisa, Jean & Gwyneth

Communication and Sensory Team

“A calm positive learning environment.”

 

– Supply teacher

UPCOMING EVENTS

26
Sep

Signalong Foundation Signing Course

Beacon Hill Academy, Erriff Drive, South Ockendon, RM15 5AY
3.30 - 5pm
26-09-2019

Parents, Carers, Family and professionals Signalong Foundation Signing Course. For more information please contact us.

“We have noticed such a difference in our child’s communication – well done staff”

 

– parental questionnaire

GALLERY

SEE THE PHOTOS FROM OUR LATEST EVENTS

Main Address

Beacon Hill Academy
Erriff Drive
South Ockendon
Essex
RM15 5AY


Phone: 01708 852006
Fax: 01708 851679
Email: admin@beaconhill.thurrock.sch.uk

Post 16 Address

Post 16 Provision
Buxton Road
Grays
Essex
RM16 2WU


Phone: 01375 898656
Fax: 01375 898659
Email: admin2@beaconhill.thurrock.sch.uk