Student success stories
Students and their families share their experiences of specialist colleges and the difference it has made to their lives.
Jess’s Story: increasing confidence and finding opportunities
Transition2 helps Jess find her feet and progress to independent living and paid work
Demonstrating what disabled young people can achieve
Adam from Percy Hedley progresses to paid work with help of Supported Internship programme
Sam’s story: building confidence through a love of animals
Progress made at two voluntary work placements
Charlie’s story: from college to paid employment
Sports interest leads to job with football charity
Lewis’s story: specialist provision allows him to thrive
Employability Pathway based at a working pub allows Lewis to gain skills & experience
Mitchel’s Story: Combining Work with Paralympic Training
Mitchel commits to work with gusto
Tom’s Story: Success comes from mixing it up!
Foxes Academy supports Tom to achieve his dream of being a barman in London.
Work Placement Success in Triplicate!
Three Lukes from Hereward College all secure work placements at Holiday Inn after Supported Internships