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Derwen College (near Oswestry)

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Derwen College is an Ofsted Outstanding college.  With its main site in Gobowen, and three other satellite sites at Higher Penley (Ashdale House), Craven Arms and Walford you will have the opportunity to learn new skills in real work environments.

As a student at Derwen College, you will be working in your chosen pathway: Hospitality and Housekeeping, Horticulture, Creative Arts, Retail or Work Skills.  You will also have a unique opportunity to work in the Premier Inn training hotel, restaurant, cafe, food centre, art house or print shop, (depending on your programme area) to learn the work skills you need for the world beyond college.

Day provision is offered at each of our sites, or should you prefer, residential accommodation is available at the main campus in Gobowen.  Houses at Derwen are designed to reflect supported living.   As part of your individualised learning, you will follow an Independence, Health and Wellbeing programme. You will be supported to learn to care for yourself, shop, cook, develop road safety skills and take part in the many clubs, activities and trips happening at Derwen College

All staff are highly trained and committed to making sure you achieve your full potential educationally, vocationally and socially.  They are sure you will have a great time at Derwen College and when you leave, you will have the confidence and skills to move forward with your dreams and aspirations.

For more information, please follow the link to visit their website.

Alternatively, why not visit Derwen College, during which your visit to to the Garden Centre, Garden Café and Orangery Restaurant will support students learning in a real work environment.  Please follow the related Visit Derwen link provided for further details.

The Hub @ Derwen College is now available to groups, businesses and organisations looking for meeting room hire  -  please call 01691 661234 to find out more.

Venue Details

Address:
Derwen College
Gobowen
Near Oswestry
Shropshire
Postcode:
SY11 3JA
View SY11 3JA on a map | Get directions to SY11 3JA
Telephone:
01691 661234
Email:
enquiries@derwen.ac.uk
Fax:
01691 670714

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www.derwen.ac.uk

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Page last reviewed:
28/03/2019
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