Aspire Academy Trust is committed to being a mindful organisation where Health and Wellbeing is an integral element at the heart of the Trust. Every individual has a right to:
- Mental, emotional, social and physical wellbeing
- Experience personal achievement
Aspire Academy Trust has been approved by the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) to become an accredited centre. We are able to deliver the following qualifications:
- Level 2 Understanding Health Improvement
- Level 2 Encouraging Physical Activity
- Level 2 Understanding Mental Wellbeing
- Level 2 Understanding Behaviour Change
We are also discussing ways for us to share our practice to external companies in Cornwall.
Health & Wellbeing Champions
We currently have 44 Health & Wellbeing trained champions in place (with every academy having at least one champion) and 44 Mental Health First Aiders.
Our Health & Wellbeing Champions/Mental Health First Aiders are people who, with training and support, voluntarily bring their ability to relate to people and their own life experience to transform health and wellbeing in their schools. They help others to enjoy healthier lives by raising awareness of health and healthy choices, sharing health messages, removing barriers and creating supportive networks and environments.
Your schools Health & Wellbeing Champion should be:
- A positive thinker
- Friendly and approachable
- Enthusiastic and motivated
- Non judgemental
- Innovative and creative
The Health & Wellbeing Champion course is a 2 day accredited RSPH Level 2 Award in Understanding Health Improvement and is run by the Aspire Wellbeing Team.