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Welcome to The Linden Centre

Our Values

Learning, Intervention, Nurture, Develop, Empower and Nourish

The Linden Centre is split over five sites including:

- Linden Primary Short Stay AI

- Linden Primary Specialist School

- Linden Secondary Short Stay AI

- Linden Secondary Specialist School

- Linden Outreach (BSAT)

 

 

- Linden Primary Short Stay AI

Linden Primary Assessment and Intervention is based on King Street in Dawley. It has capacity for upto sixteen children on a part-time placement or eight full time placements. We serve pupils from Telford and Wrekin and pupils access a placement via the Fair Access Process (FAP) due to behaviour concerns or at risk of permenant exclusion or those that are permanently excluded from school. The programme of intervention is for twelve weeks and also supports children who have received a permanant exclusion from their current setting.

The centre lead is Claire Bowen (Deputy Head)

 

- Linden Primary Specialist School

Linden Primary Specialist School is based on Oak Road in Overdale. The specialist centre is able to support upto sixteen children with an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) as their named setting. We support children with an identified area of need of Social and Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) in providing a nurturing and supportive base to help learners to succeed.

Our centre lead is Helen Stewart (Lead Teacher)

 

- Linden Secondary Short Stay AI

Linden Secondary Short Stay AI is based in Dawley. It has capacity for upto twenty four children on a part-time placement or twelve full time placements. We serve pupils from Telford and Wrekin and pupils access a placement via the Fair Access Process (FAP) due to behaviour concerns or at risk of permenant exclusion or those that are permanently excluded from school. The programme of intervention is for twelve weeks and also supports children who have received a permanant exclusion from their current setting. Our programme supports the national curriculum whilst also allowing for assessment and intervention time.

The centre lead is Wendy Hollands (Assistant Head)

 

- Linden Secondary Specialist School

Linden Secondary Specialist School is based in Dawley. The specialist centre is able to support upto eight children with an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) as their named setting from years 7-11. We support children with an identified area of need of Social and Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) in providing a nurturing and supportive base to help learners to succeed.

Our centre lead is Deirdre Haycock (SENDCo)

 

- Linden Outreach (BSAT)

Linden Centre are pleased to remain attached to Telford and Wrekin Local Authority and remain part of the 'Pupil Support Services' under Education and Corporate Parenting.

Behaviour Support Advisory Team are managed by our Headteacher and the team have created Linden Centre's outreach support.

BSAT is made up of 8 Inclusion Mentors who support children and schools with assessments, observations, reports, 1:1 support, teacher support, whole school development, training and practical ideas.

BSAT are based at Darby House.

The Team Leader is Darren Lennon (Head Teacher)