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About Vocational Centre

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

 

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As a result of outstanding teaching, over time students make excellent progress and develop the knowledge and skills they need to achieve their goals.
Ofsted November 2019

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Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

We are pleased to announce that all of our students who signed up for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, have now completed this and received their Bronze Award. Unfortunately, students were not able to take part in an expedition, however …

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Care packages for bursary students

We were thrilled to be able to give Christmas hampers to all our bursary students this year and hope the students and their families enjoyed the packages. If you need information or advice on financial support, bursaries, enrichment activities, benefits …

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Christmas Card Competition

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust held their annual Christmas card competition and were thrilled to have some many entries from the college. Sophie at VPC won first prize for the college. Well done, Sophie!

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Family Newsletter – Christmas Edition!

At the end of each term we send to parents/carers a newsletter called ‘Family Matters’ that celebrates our students’ fantastic achievements during the term and across each college centre. To read our Christmas Edition, please click here.

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