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Welcome to the PLD Blog, it is great to have you on board!

My name is Phil Stephens and I am the Lead Practitioner and founder of Personalised Learning Dorset, a re engagement and mentoring service dedicated to supporting young people in Dorset and Wiltshire. 

We have spent some time thinking of the best ways that we could give people who are interested in using our service more of a flavour of the sort of work we do and in addition to our established Twitter and Facebook accounts we decided it would be worthwhile starting our own Blog and seeing how it develops!

I have been fortunate enough to have worked with young people in a variety of roles, including as a Year Leader, Learning Coordinator and as a community football coach for a crime reduction charity. Each role has given me a different perspective on how best to help young people when they need a little extra support.

As the blog develops I hope to be able to share not only examples of the brilliant work we do, but also share some more personal insights into Alternative Provision and how it can make real change for young people we support.

Founding Personalised Learning Dorset ...

I have worked hard to make postive connections with ...

Show who you work with, use the councils logos?

Setting up an Alternative Provision but also being a hands on member of the team ...

Having over ... years working in schools across Dorset I can see how my services can help support ...

Funny story about you? How you got into this?

I have decided to write a blog to provide not only more examples of the work at Personalised Learning Dorset which I am very proud of but also to share some of my experience working with young people and offer ...

Check back soon
Once posts are published, you’ll see them here.
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