Cessnock High School

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Telephone02 4990 1977


Student Support Officer (SSO)


Cessnock High School is very fortunate to have Stacy Jacobs employed as a full time Student Support Officer (SSO). The SSO role is to support students and their families through their time at High School by:-

  • working with individual and small groups of students to develop effective coping skills and positive relationships at school and at home.
  • developing and implementing anti-bullying initiatives with particular reference to cyber-bullying and social networking.
  • being actively involved in school community activities to promote positive relationships with staff and students.
  • encouraging and assisting in the transition process for students from primary to high school.
  • connecting students and families to outside organisations and community activities.
  • promoting and educating students about health and wellbeing.

Stacy coordinates her programs from Room 24.


Download a copy of the SSO Brochure (pdf 330 KB)to find out more.