02 Moderate Learning and Behaviour Needs

Resource Teachers of Learning and Behaviour (RTLB)

Resource Teachers of Learning and Behaviour (RTLB) work with, and provide itinerant specialist support, to students and teachers in order to improve the education outcomes for students with moderate learning and/or behaviour difficulties. We have two RTLB teachers who support our students; they are based at Queenstown Primary School.

Resource Teachers of Literacy

Resource Teachers of Literacy (RT:Lit) are skilled and experienced teachers who work to meet the needs of year 0-8 students who are at risk of low achievement due to difficulties in literacy learning. RT:Lits provide advice and guidance to teachers and schools and one-to-one tuition to students. We have one RT:Lit teacher, Helen Kensington and she is based at Cromwell Primary School.

Speech Language Therapists

Speech-Language Therapy is the treatment for children with speech and/or language disorders. A speech disorder refers to a problem with the actual production of sounds, whereas a language disorder refers to a difficulty understanding or putting words together to communicate ideas. The SLT we work with is Nicole Plummer.