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Privacy notice – Specialist Teachers and Educational Psychology Service (STEPS)

​Information about how and when the Specialist Teachers and Educational Psychology Service (STEPS) processes personal information about you.​

What we do

STEPS is made up of three teams: Educational Psychologists, Sensory Teachers and Specific Learning Difficulties Specialist Teachers.

The service gives specialist advice, assessment, support and training for schools, families and children and young people.

What information we collect

The information we collect from you may include:

  • name

  • date of birth

  • address

  • ethnicity

  • gender

  • contact details

  • relationships information

  • referral or assessment information

  • relevant health and case information

  • other agencies involved.

Agencies we might share the information with

STEPS may share your information with:

  • NHS

  • schools

  • social care

  • city or district or borough councils.

Why we process your information

  • service delivery
  • service improvement
  • prevention/detection of crime/fraud
  • service planning