Type of service:
Post 16 Education Providers
Whittington Road, Gobowen, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 3JA
This residential and day college specialises in supporting young people with learning disabilities and physical disabilities. They offer work-ready and independence skills across their three satellite centres in Shropshire.
They offer authentic work opportunities in hospitality and customer services in their commercial outlets and off-campus with their partners in the wider community. The vocational options offered are designed to meet industry standards, preparing students for the job market
Individualised learning includes a comprehensive personal development programme. Students are supported to begin learning to care for themselves, shop, cook, develop road safety skills, extend their abilities in inter-personal relationships and take their place in society.
Breaks are also available year round for young adults with learning difficulties and disabilities providing holiday care and activities.
Go to the additional link for more information about learning support.
Applications to Derwen College are welcomed from across the United Kingdom.
If you have special educational needs (SEN) and think you may require transport to and from the college, contact the college directly for their transport information.
Any eligibility for transport for those with special educational needs will be in accordance with Northamptonshire County Council’s Post 16 Travel Policy.
Contact provider for cost details
16 years - 25 years
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
- Age - School (5-18)
- Age - Adulthood (18-25)
- Assessment (EHA,EHCP,RMC)
- SEND descriptors
- Contact service direct
- Family member
- Professional referral
- Self referral
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