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Inclusion and Wellbeing Team (offering advice and support around special educational needs, disability and mental health)

Welcome to our SEND page.  Mrs Anna O'Brien is the school's Inclusion and Wellbeing Lead, including the role of Special Educational Needs and Disability Coordinator (SENDCO).  She works on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and can be contacted on either the office telephone number or email: office@lindleyinfantschool.org.uk

Mrs Perrin is our Inclusion Teacher and works in school everyday (teaches Thursday and Friday).

Mrs Alam is our Emotional Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA).  She works Tuesday-Friday.

School SEND Information Report

At Lindley CE Infant School we are committed to the equal inclusion of all pupils in all areas of school life.  We are committed to offering an inclusive curriculum to ensure the best possible progress for all of our pupils whatever their needs and abilities.  The school seeks to raise achievement, remove barriers to learning and increase physical and curricular access to all.  All children with SEND are valued, respected and equal members of school.

Click on the document link below for Lindley CE Infant School's SEND Review Report published in 2024, plus the Information Report which gives details about the provision we make for the children with SEND.

Kirklees SEND Newsletters

Kirklees SEND Local Offer

Click here for further information on Locala Sensory Occupational Health Service.

SEND Policy

Please read our Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) policy for details of how we identify children who have SEN and how we assess, plan and review their needs.  Click here to read.

Parent Space

Parent Space is a group for parents of children with Special Educational Needs or Disabilities (SEND).  We meet for coffee and biscuits termly to chat, share information and find out more about the support which is available for children and families in school and in the local area.

When arriving for meetings, we ask parents to please sign in at the school office and wait in the entrance for Mrs O’Brien. 

Dates for 2024-2025 are to be confirmed. 

Who can I contact for further information about SEND in school?

Mrs Kate Dilworth - Headteacher.

Mrs Anna O'Brien - Inclusion and Wellbeing Lead, including the role of Special Educational Needs and Disability Coordinator (SENDCO) works on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Telephone number 01484 646 888 


PCAN - Parents and Carers of Children with Additional Needs

Pcan are an independent, parent led forum in Kirklees for all parent / carers of children and young people with additional needs 0-25. No diagnosis is needed to join Pcan, parent’s instincts or concerns over their child’s wellbeing,  behaviour or condition would be enough.

It’s absolutely free to join - click PCAN to find out more information.

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