The Bridging Year (Year 14)

'The Bridging Year' is what we call our year 14 provision, this can be accessed earlier if deemed appropriate through a students EHCP. It has been designed to better prepare our young adults for life beyond Slated Row. There is a great focus on skills for work and life. 
 

Pathway

Supported Internship

Employability

Pathway

Personal Pathway

Focus on developing work skills with an employer

Focus on employment skills and moving onto College

Focus on developing life skills and moving onto College

Core skills

Functional

English

Mathematics

ICT

Completed through an individual plan to develop and use skills in real situation, e.g. in the work placement or life and living, plus 1or 2 traditional lessons each subject per week

Work Related

4 days per week supported internship with an employer

3 days/week at one or a combination of:

  • Employer
  • SRS Work & Life Centre
  • An SRS department

1 day/week for one of:

  •  Snap
  • Employer
  • SRS Work & Life Centre

Life Skills

At the work place

Active Leisure

SRS Work & Life Centre 

Active Leisure

1 day/week at SRS Work & Life Centre

Active Leisure

Personal development

Leadership opportunities: activities for peers and younger students

Residential trip

1 day/week at College

Leadership opportunities: activities for peers and younger students

Residential trip

1 day/week at College

Leadership opportunities: activities for peers and younger students

Residential trip