The entire community of St Joseph’s wishes our patron Cardinal Cormac a speedy recovery from his recent serious illness. Our prayers and good wishes go out to him at this time.
Staff are looking forward to welcoming all our students
back to school for the Autumn term 2017 on Wednesday 6th September.
Every year Ofsted seek the views of families, young people and external stakeholders about social care provision. Ofsted regulate the care at St Joseph’s and welcome your views and comments.
Please follow the link to leave your feedback: Ofsted Parent View for Children’s Homes
St Joseph’s is Outstanding across its Education and Therapies.
“Students achievement is outstanding and is improving year on year. The school is a calm and purposeful place in which to learn. The Headteacher is inspirational.”
The Management Team has high aspirations for the children and young people who use the service and of the care provided to them.
“Staff are highly knowledgeable about the needs and circumstances of each child, with each child receiving individual support within a safe and caring environment.”
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St Joseph’s Specialist School and College is a co-educational residential and day school catering for children between the ages of 5 – 19 with complex and severe learning difficulties. St Joseph’s has excellent provision for students, within the above categories, who are on the Autistic Spectrum.
The school has developed excellent provision for students with communication and interaction difficulties and in 2009 achieved specialist status in the SEN area of Communication and Interaction. We have a purpose built therapies centre which was completed in 2011.
St Joseph’s is non-maintained and has full DCSF approval – we currently deal with around 20 local authorities and have built up a wide reputation for high quality provision for students with complex special needs. We hope you find the information contained in our website informative and helpful.
We look forward to hearing from you soon!
Charity Number: 252878