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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

 

What’s happening at our Centre this term?

All vocational courses including hair/ beauty, construction, mechanics, animal care and catering are still running smoothly

Students have voted for an enterprise ART project which they will design and sell to members of the public

A new health and well-being link at YMCA Wimbledon

New partnership being developed with Baked bean company

Coffee Morning for parents/carers on Monday 4th November at Lomond House

Events

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.
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Spread Love Not Hate

Stop Hate UK is one of the leading national organisations working to challenge all forms of Hate Crime and discrimination, based on an individual’s identity. The Stop Hate UK bus has been touring the borough and one of its stops …

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Pumpkin Carving at Wyvern House

This week there has been lots of spooky fun, as students at Wyvern House carved their own pumpkins and made Halloween cakes. There were many tools at hand to help the students in creating their spookiest designs and to help …

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A brilliant week for Asiya!

Last week, student Asiya from Wyvern House attended an interview a local charity shop. She met all the staff and had a tour of the facilities, she then discussed what types of jobs she would be completing and expressed that …

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HopeFest at Pop Brixton

To raise awareness for National Hate Crime Awareness Week, (www.nationalhcaw.uk) students attended #Hopefest at Pop Brixton. This inclusive and accessible event gave students hope and confidence through sharing their personal stories of hate crime experiences, creating a support network and raising …

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