Derwen @ Craven Arms Course Information
You will work in a small group as a learner on the Vocational Pathway at our Craven Arms site. There will be a range of work based activities in employability skills and appropriate work experience to meet your aspirations. The Pathway will help you improve your English, maths and ICT.
Staff will support you to develop your confidence and work preparation skills, as well as your personal, social and independence skills. Your timetable will be designed around you to ensure your development and progression needs are met. Where appropriate you can gain accreditation.
Learners will be able to:
- Progress their Award to a Certificate at the same ability level
- Progress to an Award or Certificate at the next ability level – up to Level 2
- Take part in external work placements within the local community where possible
Entry Requirements for Derwen @ Craven Arms
The Vocational Pathway is for young adults aged between 16 and 25 with learning difficulties, disabilities and challenging needs, who live in or around south Shropshire. Those accessing the course will have an interest in business and IT based activities and be working at Entry Level (including pre-entry) or Level 1. Individual learning plans matching abilities are established after a pre-entry assessment visit.
How to Apply
For further information contact the Admissions Team on:
Tel: 01691 661234 ext 401 or Email: [email protected]
Or you can email Peter Leddington, Area Satellite Manager on [email protected]
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Visiting Derwen College @ Craven Arms…
We are located about half an hour’s drive from Shrewsbury; an hour from Derwen College’s main campus in Oswestry; or just over an hour’s drive from Birmingham.
21 Shrewsbury Road, Craven Arms, Shropshire, SY7 9QD.