St Patrick's Catholic Primary School

With Christ as our guide and example we celebrate the uniqueness of the individual.

Together we will try to:

Learn from Jesus,

Love like Jesus,

Live like Jesus

Parent Support Advisor

Your Parent Support Advisor is: Linda Parry

Contact Details: or 07793308974


The main aims of the service are to help parents to:

  • Improve parenting skills
  • Improve school attendance
  • Improve school punctuality
  • Engage in their child’s learning
  • Get access to other services


What does a Parent Support Advisor do?


Your Parent Support Advisor is here to offer support, guidance, and a listening ear to support parents and school children.  The service is confidential and can support you with; parental/family concerns, school lateness/attendance, behaviour management, transition (moving) though schools, emotional wellbeing, parent confidence building, bullying, child/parent relationship breakdown.


How do they do it?


Parent Support Advisors give support to families in many different ways including:

One to one contact, meeting with/in school, parenting courses, various parenting workshops, support in referring on to other/more appropriate services, telephone/text and email support.


When might you need to contact your Parent Support Advisor?


“I have a question about parenting.”

“I need help getting my children to school on time.”

“I am worried about parents evening.”

“My child’s behaviour is getting out of hand.”

“I’m worried my child is being bullied.”

“I’m struggling since my partner left, what can I do.”

“I’m not sure how to talk to my children.”

“I would like someone to talk to.”


Sometimes things can get tough and parenting can be difficult.  Your Parent Support Advisor is here to help.  Every Parent and Every Child Matters