Thinking Tools
One Page Profile

Primary use

To introduce someone in a positive and constructive way.

Who can benefit?

  • there is more consistency in the way the person is understood and supported
  • It is easier for the person to adapt to new people and new situations
  • it helps to present information about the child in an organised way
  • it is flexible enough to be adapted for different occasions
Professionals: gives head start in building a good relationship with a child.

When can you use it?

  • when your child is about to start in a new place or with a new person
  • when you feel that the people who already support your child are stuck in a rut

How can it help in the SEN system?

Some areas of the SEN statement can be addressed through one page profiles.