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Skills for Work and Living

The Skills for Work and Living programme will prepare you for the next exciting steps in your life. There are 14 exciting vocational pathways that you can choose from. These pathways are listed below and you can find out more of each pathway in this section of the website.

–  Animal Care

–  Building Maintenance

–  Catering & Hospitality

–  Charity Sector

–  Creative Arts

–  Customer Service

–  Digital Media

–  Farming

–  Gardening

–  Hair & Beauty

–  Motor Vehicle Maintenance

–  Recycling

–  Retail

–  Volunteering and Contributing to my Community

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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