College for over 16s

Local Offer

Yes (details below)
Oldham Sixth Form College
Union Street West
Oldham
OL8 1XU

Age

Young people over 16

Description

Oldham Sixth Form College offers a wide range of subjects at Level 3 (AS Levels, A Levels, BTECs and CAMTEC) and a small number of Level 2 courses (GCSEs and BTECs).

Contact name

Emma Hart

Contact position

Associate Director for Inclusion

Contact phone

0161 287 8000

Contact email

EHA@osfc.ac.uk

Referral details

16-19 year olds with special educational needs can apply to study at Oldham Sixth Form College. All applicants to the College can outline their needs on the application form or at interview stage and the ALS Department will arrange to discuss support with the student and parent/guardian. The College also arranges transition visits to the college. Students may disclose a need at enrolment, interview stage or anytime, wilst studying here. For students with a significant level of need, funding must be agreed and put in place by the relevant Local Authority.

Ofsted rating

Requires improvement

Local Offer details

The College buildings are fully DDA compliant. Students with additional learning needs are most welcome and the College does all it can to make the transition from school to college as smooth as possible. The Inclusive Learning Team work closely with students to ensure their learning needs are met. Support includes:- Literacy and numeracy workshops Individual or group support for dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties Mentoring In-class assistants Special arrangements for exams Person centred reviews Specialist facilities and equipment

Local Offer contact

Emma Hart

Local Offer phone

0161 287 8000

Local Offer email

EHC@osfc.ac.uk