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Being the ‘new kid’

Have you ever moved to a new school or job and felt like the ‘new kid’? Well, that has been me this month as I joined the staff team at Beyond The Horizon. There has been so much to learn about how the charity works, as well as finding my way round three schools and getting to know lots of lovely new families and children. It is so easy to feel that people will like us better if we look like we know what we are doing and that we should hide all our uncertainties. However, this month has reminded me that often the exact opposite is true. It is often in those times where I had to ask how to do something, or when I get lost and have to ask for directions to the classroom again, that it…

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Word of the week…

The Word this week is CHANGE  Change is defined as” becoming different or undergoing a transformation, transition…” Merriam-Webster Dictionary    As our children and families at Beyond the Horizon continue to manage life in the “new normal” we recognise that change is not always welcome, but it is inevitable    This poem sums it up    “There’s been an undeniable truth  Since before we even existed;  Nothing ever stays the same.  Change cannot be resisted.”    Ms Moem     So, this week let’s acknowledge the changes in our lives, take some time to talk about both the difficulties and the opportunities that change brings. Change can be hard on our mental health so let’s keep looking after ourselves.