As a learner at our site at Walford you will work within small groups in a friendly productive environment, with the aim to progress to a work opportunity within the local community.
Where appropriate you can gain accreditation.
There will be a range of practical, work-based activities to include:
- Art & Design 2D and 3D up to level 2
- Practical horticultural skills up to level 2
- BTEC Vocational Studies (Sports & Fitness Pathway) up to level 2
Additionally, the Pathway will help you improve your English, maths, ICT, personal and social skills.
Enrichment activities including:
- Art & Crafts
- Independent living skills e.g. Food prep and house keeping duties
- Sport elements
- Digital media
- Community access (Out and About)
You will be supported to develop your confidence and independence.
The [email protected] Pathway is for young adults aged between 16 and 25 with learning difficulties, disabilities and challenging needs, who live in or around Shropshire.
Contact us if you are interested in Horticulture, Sports and Fitness, and Art & Design based activities, and are working at Entry Level or Level 1.
General enquiries & project quotes
|Contact: Peter Leddington, Manager
Tel: 01939 260804
Email: [email protected]
|Contact the Marketing & Recruitment Team on:
Tel: 01691 661234 or Email: [email protected]
The team (L-R): Liam, Jane, Peter, Harry
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Visiting Derwen @ Walford…
Derwen @ Walford is located near Baschurch, Shrewsbury – about half an hour’s drive from Derwen College’s main campus in Oswestry. It is approximately an hour’s drive from Birmingham, and an hour and a half from Manchester and Liverpool.
Derwen @ Walford, Walford, Baschurch, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 2HL
NB: When approaching the Walford campus (towards Shrewsbury) go past the main campus entrance for the Harris Centre, and take the next turning right. Turn immediately right and park in the small car park. Follow the signs to Derwen @ Walford along the footpath.