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LATEST SPRING 19 NEWSLETTER WILL BE EMAILED OUT THIS WEEK!

February 2019

Please check your inbox w/comms Monday 11th Feb - or email paulineb@shearsacademy.co.uk to request  your copy NOW!

1ST APRIL 2019 - NMW APPRENTICE RATE RISES TO £3.90

February 2019

Currently the apprenticeship rate is £3.70 per hour.

for full NMW rate information, go to: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

NEXT BREAK IS 1 WEEK HALF TERM COMMENCING MON.18TH FEBRUARY

February 2019

The team will be at the academy that week Mon - Wed. if you need us!

For Safeguarding information, you can contact: sue@shearsacademy.co.uk at any time

 

World Mental Health Day - 10th Oct.18

October 2018

World Mental Health Day – feels particularly significant and worthy of attention.

  • Mental health problems are one of the main causes of disease burden worldwide.
  • In the UK approximately one in four people will experience a mental health problem each year.
  • And one in six report experiencing one of the most common problems, such as anxiety and depression, in any given week 

If you feel the need for help, of feel someone you know could benefit from support, please go to Mind.org: www.mind.org.uk/information-support/helplines/

Nadia Murad awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

October 18

adia Murad, awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize, is the witness who tells of the abuses perpetrated against herself and others. She has shown uncommon courage in recounting her own sufferings and speaking up on behalf of other victims.