The help you Choose website is a really useful resource for young people who are preparing for their next steps into further education or career. It's easy to navigate and has information for both parents and young people to help provide ideas about next steps, including information about all the courses available at each of the Norfolk post 16 colleges as well as information around finances and transport. The Specialist Education link to the website can be accessed by following this link to Help You Choose.
West Suffolk College is based in Bury St. Edmunds. Their supported learning courses provide a person-centred approach to meeting the individual learning and development needs of students with SEND in a safe, supportive and nurturing environment.
The link below takes you to the Supported Learning Pathways on offer at West Suffolk College:
Also, here is the link to the SEND Pathways brochure:
Our transition offer is via an online booking form (link below) for school or parents/carers to complete and submit. Some things may be impacted by the ever changing Covid guidance so I will always respond and work with you to figure out what is possible and adapt to overcome:
East Coast College have a Foundation Learning area within both their Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft campus. Information about the learning that takes place can be found by clicking below.
The College of West Anglia offer Foundation learning courses at their Kings Lynn and Wisbech campuses. Find out more by clicking below.
Inclusive Learning at City College Norwich has a wide choice of courses through which learners can make progress and follow their interests. Information can be found at https://www.ccn.ac.uk/courses/course-types/inclusive-learning/
The following links are to videos which show the learning areas used for each course within Inclusive Learning at City College Norwich, followed by a wider look around the college.
Purple Phoenix - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=_YVEQSuMGeI
Multiskills Pathways - https://youtu.be/3HvO0nbJPjU
Retail Enterprise - https://youtu.be/ThdcVvU4AK4
Hospitality Enterprise - https://youtu.be/o76OrE-tsXk
Health & Social Care Enterprise - https://youtu.be/HbeYef_SM2E
Creative Pathways - https://youtu.be/3IaUyioHvLQ
Pathway to Adult Life - https://youtu.be/IXCnGxtM_dM
Inspire, Links, Progressions - https://youtu.be/oSWkSiy8VIM
Easton College specialises in Land Based Courses for post 16 learners, however there are also supported Post 16 courses. Mor einformation can be found by following the link to their website.
Paston College (North Walsham) has 1 course specifically designed to support learners with SEND to make progress. Follow this link to find out more information.
Complex needs school 6th forms and specialist provision
If pupils have a Complex needs school 6th Form provision or specialist provision named on their EHCP for post 16 education, further information can be found on the Help You Choose website or by contacting the individual school. The EHCP coordinator will be able to help you through the process of applying to a Complex needs 6th form provision.