Specialist Provision

Archway Academy provides a Specialist provision that aims to work with each learner individually. The provision is aimed at learners who need a different approach to education who may have not coped well in a mainstream environment and we provide a unique way of learning. Specialist provision tutors devise and deliver an individually tailored programme to meet the learner academic, special educational needs and social needs.  Learners are also able to come on sight for vocational areas that they would be interested gaining a qualification. This provision prepares the learner to return to a mainstream environment or to move onto further education, the pre apprenticeship programme here at Archway, apprenticeship or employment. This provision encourages positive partnerships in lifelong learning and gives the best possible opportunities for their further development and career. You can be referred to Archway Academy by mainstream schools or an agency such as SENAR.

Did you know that Archway Academy offer;

  • Learner of the month rewards for outstanding behaviour and achievements.
  • Outreach activities such as go karting, laser quest and 5 a side football.
  • Trips and education visits such as museums and the theatre.

Qualifications in Vocational courses;

  • Bricklaying NOCN Level 1
  • Carpentry NOCN Level 1
  • Painting and Decorating NOCN Level 1
  • Hair and Barbering NOCN Level 1
  • Hospitality NOCN Level 1
  • Arts award with Trinity College Bronze( level 1), Silver (level 2) and Gold (Level 3)
  • ICT OCR Level 2
  • Business Administration OCR Level 1 and Level 2
  • Horticulture NOCN Level 1

Pre-Apprentice Provision

Pre- apprenticeship provision is a valuable and progressive course that will help learner to go onto further education, apprenticeships or even employment. At Archway we believe this provision will prepare and encourage learning for work and give a realistic experience of life as an apprentice.

By enrolling onto the Pre- Apprenticeship Provision you will:

  • Develop skills and gain qualifications in vocational areas
  • Gain qualification in functional skills from entry level to level 2 and the curriculum including History and Geography.
  • Explore and learn about exciting careers.
  • Prepare you for the working environment.

Qualifications in Vocational courses

  • Bricklaying NOCN Level 1
  • Carpentry NOCN Level 1
  • Painting and Decorating NOCN Level 1
  • Hair and Barbering NOCN Level 1
  • Hospitality NOCN Level 1
  • Arts award with Trinity College Bronze( level 1), Silver (level 2) and Gold (Level 3)
  • ICT OCR Level 2
  • Business Administration OCR Level 1 and Level 2
  • Horticulture NOCN Level 1

Did you know that Archway Academy offer;

  • Learner of the month Bonus for outstanding behaviour and achievements.
  • Outreach activities such as go karting, laser quest and 5 a side football.
  • Trips and education visits such as museums and the theatre.

Vocational Provision

At Archway Academy we offer vocational provision for learners who are interested in vocational subjects that are not available at the school where they are currently at.  This provision enables learners to gain qualifications in their chosen field in areas such as construction and Hospitality. Attending Archway Vocational provision will give you more flexibility to your studies in school, improves your social learning, development and helps you make career choices after year 11.

Qualifications in Vocational courses

  • Bricklaying NOCN Level 1
  • Carpentry NOCN Level 1
  • Painting and Decorating NOCN Level 1
  • Hair and Barbering NOCN Level 1
  • Hospitality NOCN Level 1
  • Arts award with Trinity College Bronze( level 1), Silver (level 2) and Gold (Level 3)
  • ICT OCR Level 2
  • Business Administration OCR Level 1 and Level 2
  • Horticulture NOCN Level 1

Independent School Qualifications