Lyndhurst First School
Nicky Rix is the SEND and Inclusion Leader at Lyndhurst Infant school in East Worthing. She started her career as a Nursery Nurse before training to become a Teacher in Tower Hamlets, East London. Nicky has first-hand experience of teaching children from vulnerable backgrounds who are at risk of under achievement, as well as working with children and families with special needs and/or disabilities. At Lyndhurst she also leads the SSC for eight children with a diagnosis of autism/social communication needs. As a SEND and Inclusion Champion she has an active role in ensuring Lyndhurst children access an inclusive curriculum. Last year our school gained a National award for ‘The most Inclusive’ school.