Westbury Centre

Opened: April 2009

DfE: 865/6043

Head of Centre: Jo Holden

Telephone: 01373 859803

Email: jholden@ontrackeducation.com

The Premises

Our Westbury On Track Education Centre is a two storey building with an extensive plot of land attached. The ground floor accommodates the practical skills areas for Design and Technology, Cooking, ICT and Science. The first floor consists of classrooms and an Art area. It also has a large Emotional Wellbeing area. Both floors have ‘comfy’ areas for the students and there are plans to also erect an ‘outdoor’ classroom for Environmental Science and Horticulture.

The STAFF AND SUBJECT SPECIALISMS

The team consists of a Head of Centre and a Teaching & Learning Manager, an experienced teaching team covering English, Maths, Science, PSHE, PFWL and Citizenship. The team also consists of 2 Learning Support Assistants.

Life and social skills are embedded in the On Track Curriculum. Students are all encouraged to attend a Sports programme making use of the local Leisure Facilities and to learn First Aid skills.

KEY FEATURES:

  • Alternative curriculum with emphasis on work related skills and accreditation through AQA Unit Award Scheme, Entry Level Certificates and G.C.S.E. qualifications.

  • Science and Horticulture projects (Level 1 & 2 qualifications)

  • Preparation for Working Life qualifications

  • Max. group size: 5

  • 1:1 home tutoring and integration programme through our Outreach Team

  • Students work towards Foundation Learning qualifications in addition to GCSEs where appropriate

 

Term Dates 2016-2017

Safeguarding Policy - On Track Education Centre, Westbury

Copies of all On Track policies including the Complaints Procedure can be obtained on request from Head Office or the School's Centre Manager.