Goonawarra PS is fortunate to have a dedicated staff member specifically addressing welfare needs throughout the school community.
Mrs Michele Pinti is our full-time Primary Welfare Officer. This is a funded DEECD (Education Department) position for Goonawarra.
Michele works as an integral part of our Wellbeing Team. She offers individual support to our students, staff and parents, she plans and implements wellbeing programs across the curriculum and she participates in a broad range of school coordinated activities such as school excursions, camps, sporting events and assemblies. Michele cares for students as well as endeavouring to develop their social skills and responsible behaviour.
School Council will periodically seek feedback from our school community in order to enable us to review and confirm support for this position. School procedures are followed for parents and students to access these valuable services.