Heatherlands Primary School

Enjoying Learning Together

Commando Joe's



At Heatherlands we are proud to be part of the Commando Joe family!


Commando Joe's is one of the most successful Character Education programmes in the UK.  It's aims are to;

  • Develop greater resilience in children
  • Encourage a growth mindset
  • Improve attitudes towards learning
  • Increase school attendance
  • Improve educational outcomes
  • Improve and develop metacognition and self regulation
  • Be a whole school approach from Nursery through to Year 6


At Heatherlands we follow the Commando Joe's Character For All programme. 


This develops children's;

  • Resiliance
  • Empathy
  • Self Awareness
  • Positivity
  • Excellance
  • Communication
  • Teamwork