Merton Special Teaching Alliance

National Teaching Shcool

Emma Westwood

Assistant Headteacher, Perseid School

Specialist Leader of Education: SEN




Emma is currently the Acting Assistant Head and Head of Early Years at Perseid School, having taught in both mainstream and special schools for the past 10 years. Emma is a member of the Perseid School Behaviour Support Team, a PROACT SCIPr-UK Instructor, a Signalong Tutor and regularly provides training on ASD, Challenging Behaviour and Early Language Development. Emma is involved in an extensive range of outreach work with local mainstream and special schools to support specific students, develop schemes of work and facilitate staff development.

Emma is available to provide bespoke intervention for individual pupils . She can provide:

  • one off consultancy visits for pupils with SEN 
  • developing IEPs for pupils with moderate to severe learning difficulties 
  • adapting the learning environment to support pupils with specific needs
  • developing strategies to support the needs of SEN pupils

She is also able to support staff development and the development of the classroom environment.


 Any questions please email or phone 02086489737 (Upper School option)