Strathmore College – Priory Education Services
Special needs catered for
Strathmore College in Stoke on Trent is an independent, specialist residential and day college providing individualised courses for learners aged 16 to 25 years who have learning difficulties and/or disabilities, Asperger’s syndrome, autistic spectrum disorders and associated conditions. Learners’ needs range from mild to severe learning difficulties/disabilities and include learners with an autistic spectrum condition, emotional and social behaviour issues, Down’s syndrome and speech and language difficulties, coupled with other health related mental or physical difficulties.
Aims and philosophy
Strathmore College aims to provide every young person with an individually tailored programme of education, support, work experience, leisure and life skills and training within the community, to enable them to live as independently as possible and make their own life choices.
Staff qualification and selection
A dedicated team of staff create a safe, secure and independent living environment where young adults have a sense of belonging within their group and a sense of ownership for their home.