Home to our supported learning (SLDD) courses, we have a range of specialist resources available such as: a sensory room, accessible IT software and hardware and accessible sports equipment. Whatever your level of need, we will help you to enjoy your time here and to succeed.
At Stapleford, we offer flexible learning programmes from Pre-entry Level through to Level 1. We will support you to increase your confidence, self-esteem, self-awareness and independence. All our programmes include employability, vocational, personal and social development, Maths, English and IT skills. We have a flexible curriculum to meet the needs of students with higher support needs and ensure having fun and great experiences are compulsory!
Telephone: 0115 9 100 100
There is a refectory within the Stapleford centre providing hot and cold food, drinks and snacks.
Small class sizes and integral learning support, combined with tutors with specialist training and the experience to recognise and understand your needs, helps all students achieve.
To support the learning and development experience, we have a vast range of specialist resources, including:
- A sensory room which opened in 2016
- Accessible ICT room for students with multiple and profound difficulties
- Fully accessible classrooms
- Fully accessible an well-equipped libraries
- Access to vocational studies
- Fully accessible kitchens
- Access to multi-purpose vehicles which we use for training to promote independent travel.
The library is open Monday to Friday 9.00am - 4.00pm.
We have 22 desktop PCs available on a drop-in basis for you to complete your College work. You can also book these in advance. Two of the PCs are placed on adjustable desks for ease of access, one of which has a touch-screen. We also have large-key keyboards and laptops for you to borrow for use in this library.
All our PCs and laptops provide access to the Microsoft Office suite and the Internet.
We have two colour and black and white printers and photocopiers that also have scanning and emailing functions. You can borrow phone chargers and headphones to use in the library and we also sell a range of stationery and offer a laminating service.
There is table space for you to study at, a wide range of resources for you to borrow and at dinner times you can even enjoy adult colouring and board games!
You can contact the libary on 0115 884 2412 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
There are bus stops a few minutes walk from the Stapleford centre.
Limited car parking is available for which there is a charge of £3 per day or £1.50 per half day. There are parking machines on site or you can pay using the Ringo app.