The Admissions team is your first point of contact if you are considering applying to Derwen College.
We are currently welcoming applications for admission into Derwen College’s vocational pathways for September 2022 and beyond.
Find out more about student life by watching our ‘Day in the Life’ videos.
Open Days at Derwen College
We are pleased to be able to offer in-person Open Day events once again. Places are limited and you will need to pre-book.
Catch up with our previous Virtual Open Day events by watching the videos below.After you have watched our open day videos and read the prospectus, please contact the Admissions team who will be able to answer any further questions.
Or have a look at our Open Day Frequently Asked Questions page.
We are currently welcoming applications for residential and day placements for 2022 and beyond.
To start your young person’s application to Derwen College, please download and complete our enquiry form.
Find out more about our admissions and assessment process. The Admissions Process video below explains what happens once your young person’s application has been received.
Find out more about our Privacy Statement for Prospective Students.
Under normal circumstances you can get advice and information about Derwen College at nation-wide transition events. However, due to the current COVID-19 restrictions many events are being held virtually. More in-person events are expected to start in the autumn.
You can find Derwen College at the following events:
- TES SEN Show, London – Friday 8 and Saturday 9 October.
- Evergreen School Careers, Warwick – Information & Transition Fair – 20 October.
- Barr’s Court School Transition Event – The Beacon College, Hereford – 21 October.
- Woodlands Transition Event, Coleshill – 22 October, 11.00am-2.00pm (in-person event).
- Derwen College Open Day (in-person event) – 10 November – FULLY BOOKED.
- Kidz To Adultz North, ACC, Liverpool – 17 November.
- Next Steps Event – Clare Mount Special School with Foxfield School and Meadowside School, Wirral – 18 November 1.00pm-5.00pm.
- We are listed in Worcestershire’s SEND Life Beyond School publication this year as an alternative to the events we would normally attend in the county. You can find Derwen College on page 18 of the publication.
- Derwen Telford Open Evening (in-person event) – 28 February
- Derwen Walford Open Day (in-person event) – 21 March
- Derwen College Open Day (in-person event) – 23 March
- Derwen Walford Open Day (in-person event) – 6 June
- Derwen Telford Open Evening (in-person event) – 13 June
- Derwen College Open Day (in-person event) – 15 June