Miss Gemma Blackshaw – Teaching Assistant
Gemma has worked at Samuel Laycock since 2012 and joined the Team in the Autism Base In September 2016. She has a particular passion and talent in all things artistic and runs an after school club in Art.
Miss Emma Higgins – Teaching Assistant
Emma has been a Teaching Assistant at Samuel Laycock since 2014 and she joined the Team in the Autism Base in September 2016. As well as working in the Base she has a joint responsibility as Medical Co-ordinator and oversees all the medical and health care needs of all pupils in school.
Miss Katy Taylor - Teaching Assistant
(Currently on Maternity Leave)
Katy has worked with students with autism for over 10 years in a variety of settings. She is trained in TEACCH and TEAM TEACH and has a good understanding of how students with ASC learn and progress.