St Johnís School and College
Special needs catered for
St. Johnís specialises in autism and autistic spectrum conditions, but more generally in a wide range of complex learning disabilities and emotional, behavioural and social difficulties.
We have an array of highly stimulating learning environments and specialist facilities. These include sensory environments, a performing arts theatre, music studios, a fully functioning cafť (for work based learning) and a social enterprise printing shop.
Support services provided
We have a dedicated in-house medical therapy service providing nursing, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, counselling and specialist behaviour management.
We also have a transitions team who support our learners throughout their journey at St. Johnís and beyond, providing personalised transition plans and helping learners achieve their goals and aspirations in future life.
Our school service, situated in the coastal town of Seaford, provides a nurturing and peaceful environment suitable for our younger learners.
Our college service, situated in the heart of the cosmopolitan city of Brighton, provides a stimulating and vibrant environment, promoting and empowering independence.
Aims and philosophy
More than anything else, St. Johnís is about transforming lives Ė making a real and practical difference to the young people who access our services and embracing the unique diversity they present. Our core mission is to enable them to achieve their goals and aspirations; to reach out and achieve the possible; to live their lives to the full; to feel valued and respected and with self-worth.
Staff qualification and selection
St. Johnís is committed to excellence in its provision of education, care and therapy and our dedicated and qualified team of staff reflect this commitment.