About the Service
About the Organisation
The Sheiling School is an independent residential school for children and adolescents aged 6-19 with special educational needs. We offer residential placements for termly and weekly boarders, day placements and short-term breaks..
The School is unique in its provision for children and adolescents aged 6 to 19 with special educational needs, moderate to severe learning disability and complex needs; for example, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Fragile X, William’s Syndrome, Down’s Syndrome and other learning disabilities.
View our latest Ofsted report here: http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/ELS/109353
How do people access your service?
They need a referral
Type Of Service
Employment / Education and Training
We support the following age groups:
Who can use your service?
Young Children with special needs.
Additional and Special Educational Needs
Conditions we support
Autism / Aspergers Syndrome
Physical Environment Accessibility
Is there accessible parking on site?
Is there a pedestrian route?
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
Do you have external ramps?
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
Are there interior automatic doors?
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
Do you have internal ramps?
Do you have internal steps?
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
Do you have accessible toilets?
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
Do you have an outdoors play area?
Is this safe and enclosed?
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
Do you have a soft play area?
Do you have a sensory room or area?
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