Personal Development Strands

Statement of Intent

At WGSP, our educational philosophy revolves around nurturing every student’s growth and potential. We believe in providing a supportive environment where learning goes beyond textbooks and exams, focusing on the well-rounded development of each individual.

In the realm of Personal Development, we strive to instil confidence, resilience, and a solid foundation for physical and mental well-being. Our approach involves meaningful outreach programs, cultural experiences, and events that encourage students to discover their unique strengths. We prioritise ensuring that every student’s voice is not only heard but also valued and respected.

Our careers programme stands as a testament to our commitment to student aspiration. Tailored for each year group, it is a robust and unbiased roadmap guiding our students towards making informed choices about their futures. Whether it’s further education, employment, or training, we pride ourselves on nurturing students who are not just outstanding in their professional pursuits, but are also equipped with a versatile skill set adaptable to the dynamic demands of the world.

Values form the core of our educational ethos, emphasising respect, responsibility, and tolerance. We aspire to cultivate citizens who appreciate the importance of democracy, liberty, and the rule of law. Our students become ambassadors of these values, contributing positively to their communities.

Equality, opportunity, and diversity are not just concepts but practices embedded in our ethos. Through cultural focus days, a celebration of diverse events, and engagement with a wide range of perspectives, we provide a fertile ground for our students to understand, appreciate, and respect differences. Discrimination finds no place in our institution, as we foster an environment of inclusivity and mutual respect.

Our co-curricular strategy is designed to ensure that every WGSP student is exposed to a diverse and inclusive curriculum. This not only broadens their horizons but also hones their skills as independent and resilient learners. We are committed to nurturing students who articulate their views with clarity and respect, and who are prepared to take on leadership roles at various stages of their educational journey.

At WGSP, education is not just about imparting knowledge; it’s about nurturing enlightened and well-rounded individuals who will contribute positively to society. As our students progress through their educational journey, they embody the values and skills that will serve them well as adults, ready to make their mark on the world.