The City Year Giants Team of Volunteer Mentors support the staff at Daubeney Primary School in a full-time capacity providing mentoring, tutoring and after school support to the students. The team assist with a variety of extracurricular clubs, work with the teaching staff in the classroom and deliver one-to-one support in Numeracy and Literacy.
City Year UK is working in partnership with Daubeney Primary School to:
- Create positive and supportive relationships with children to help them attain the highest standard of achievement they can;
- Implement City Year and Daubeney culture to encourage children to be aware of their behaviour and how it affects other people and their community;
- Improve and incentivise good attendance and behaviour within the children.
The team is made up of 6 Volunteer Mentors and 1 Impact Officer working across Years 3 and 4 and Daily Supported Reading in Year 1. Throughout the day, they offer in-class support, work as mentors in a one-to-one basis with students as well as lead and play games in the playground. Alongside this, the team also help out with Breakfast and after school clubs.
The Giants Team of 2017-18 are positive, enthusiastic and determined to have a positive impact and encourage the students of Daubeney to develop a growth mindset.
- Abby Langdale - 3A
- Ghina Iskandarani - 3E
- Valeria Rodriguez - 3T
- Lady-Gabriella Dadzie - 4K
- Hannah Castleman - 4C
- Keziah Larbi - 4P