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The Working Together Team

The Working Together Team offers high quality support to schools and academies working with students with a wide range of social communication and / or learning needs. Working in partnership with our colleagues in schools and academies within the graduated approach outlined in the SEN Code of Practice, the Working Together Team provides expertise and practical specialised assistance that enables children and young people to achieve the best possible educational outcomes and make successful transitions to adulthood.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Vicki Fitzakerley
Contact Position
Team Manager
Helpline: 01775 840250

Parent Helpline is available during school hours.


Where to go

Gosberton House Academy
11, Westhorpe Road
South Holland
PE11 4EW

We work in maintained nurseries, schools, academies and FE providers across the county. We are able to offer training and awareness raising sessions to voluntary and public sector groups.



Time / Date Details

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 08:30 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 17:00
Thursday 08:30 17:00
Friday 08:30 17:00

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
Free at point of contact


Referral required
Professional Referral
Referral Details

Access to Outreach is via your child or young person’s school or academy


Local Offer

Local Offer


Our role is empower Lincolnshire maintained mainstream schools and academies to increasingly meet the needs of their children and young people with autism and/or a social communication difference. 

  • Autism/ Asperger’s
  • Social Communication needs
  • ADHD/ ODD/Pathological demand Avoidance
  • Significant and Moderate learning difficulty
Specialist Facilities

Our role is to support the setting staff to support the child/young person's strengths and needs. 

Training details

The Social Communication [including Autism] are winners of the national Autism Accreditation Excellence Award 2014 and commended Practice 2017.

The Service is a National Autistic Society Accredited Service with Advanced Status 2019

We provide training:

  • To schools, voluntary organisations, professional groups and parents on a wide range of themes including access to learning, transitions, stress and anxiety, behavioural support, sensory differences, NAS Early Bird Plus and Teen Life programmes
  • For parents, teachers and teaching assistants on providing appropriate intervention programmes and strategies
  • Working within the AIM4LINCS Quality Mark to create autism friendly educational environments

This service is listed for your information. Its inclusion on the Family Services Directory does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by Lincolnshire County Council. For more information, go to Terms & Conditions

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