The Vocational Centre is co-located with Nightingale Community Academy and has access to fanatastic vocational facilities including the farm and allotment, industry kitchen, mechanical workshop and hairdressing salon. The Centre currently accommodates 20 students aged 16+.
Our students and staff enjoy being part of the local community and students are supported in work opportunities with many local businesses and community groups including Tooting Leisure Centre, Cannons Leisure Centre, YMCA Wimbledon, Baked Bean Company, Wandsworth Learning Difficulties Network, Wandsworth Health Watch, Project Search and Thrive Battersea Park
Westminster Abbey concert event
Taster courses at the Thrive project to prepare students with transition
Taster courses at the Baked Bean Company to prepare students with transition
Year 1 and 2 learner awards
Year 3 award ceremony
Students attending YMCA multisport sessions
Parent and carer Coffee morning at Lomond
ICT/media workshops, making a film for the film festival
Makaton Monday workshops led by speech and language therapy
Outcomes for learners are outstanding, teaching, learning and assessment are excellent and the extremely diverse programmes that meet learners’ individual needs, interests and aspirations, prepare them very well for life after College.
The Digital School enjoyed a trip to MCM Comic Con 2018 at London’s Excel. It is a huge event for super fans, some of whom dress up to display their love for their favourite superhero, anime or video characters. (Yes, …
Congratulations to Anna who was awarded Orchard Hill College’s Best Learner at the COSLP 2018 Awards. The prestigious ceremony was held at the House of Lords and hosted by Lord Graham Tope. Anna, currently studying on our Building Skills for …
Our Centre in New Malden was approached by its local police station about delivering Makaton training and special needs awareness to their police officers. Our staff members were of course delighted to be asked, but thought who better to deliver …