ALN Link Officers provide advice and guidance on exclusions processes for schools, governors, parents and other professionals.

  • Provide training to schools/governors on exclusions processes.
  • Attend meetings/discussions /Pastoral Support Plan meetings with schools regarding alternatives to permanent exclusions and support planning for pupils in receipt of multiple exclusions.
  • Attend Pupil Discipline Committee meetings for permanent and fixed term exclusions more than 15 presenting the Local Authority case
  • Attend permanent exclusion hearings presenting the local authority case.
  • Monthly monitoring of exclusions data.

Provide corporate and welsh government data and reports on home education

Referral Route

Telephone/email directly for advice and support

Contact Details

ALN Manager

Tracy Tucker
Tel: 01495 766998
Email: tracy.tucker@torfaen.gov.uk 

ALN Link Officer (North)

Sarah Garner
Tel: 01495 766971
Email: sarah.garner@torfaen.gov.uk

ALN Link Officer (South) 

Angharad Wooding
Tel: 01495 766973
Email: angharad.wooding@torfaen.gov.uk

ALN Link officers: LAC

Kate Evans
Tel: 01495 742527
Email: kate.evans@torfaen.gov.uk 

Emma Murphy
Tel: 01495 766900
Email: emma.murphy@torfaen.gov.uk

Last Modified: 09/02/2022
For more information contact:

Inclusion Service

Tel: 01495 766929 or 01495 766968

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