Family Engagement Officer

Meet our Family Engagement Officer – Becky Humphreys:

One-Page-Profile Becky

Some of the key roles and responsibilities of the FEO are to:

  • establish and foster good relationships with families of children and young people at the school
  • ensure the school is welcoming to families and take steps to get to know them
  • encourage and support parental involvement in the school and engagement in children’s learning
  • promote the self-esteem of parents to help them maximise their own personal and interpersonal skills, which will enable them to respond to their family’s needs by communicating openly and providing good parenting
  • provide accessible routes through which parents/carers can express their views and be consulted on specific issues
  • share information on practical childcare and parenting skills, identifying the need for support
  • promote and facilitate opportunities for adult and community learning
  • signpost parents/carers to available support networks
  • provide opportunities for peer support groups for parents/carers