Physical Disabilities Team (Education Support)

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About Physical Disabilities Team (Education Support)

Categories Disability, Physical disability
Referral The Team is available to all children with a Physical Disability who attend an educational provision in North Lincolnshire. Referrals are accepted from all stakeholders. Our definition of Physical Disabilities is that laid out by the 2010 Equalities Act. “(1)A person (P) has a disability if— (a) has a physical or mental impairment, and (b) the impairment has a substantial and long-term adverse effect on their ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities.”
Service Notes The Physical Disability Team support children transitioning to or in education from ages 0-25. The Team supports all children with Physical Disabilities to access the curriculum through direct teaching, training and support for provisions. The team is made up from experts from Education and Health backgrounds. The team support children and young people with Physical Disabilities in the following ways. • Direct teaching • Assessment for specialist equipment • Assessment of classroom environment to ensure equal access to the curriculum. • Assessment of school layout to ensure full access. • Training for staff to better understand PD needs • Moving and Handling training for education provisions.

What is Offered

Age groups Looks after children aged between 0 years 0 months and 25 years 0 months
Special Needs Please click on the website link to find out more information about this service

Costs and Availability

  • Monday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 09:00 to 17:00

Contact Details

  • Address: Brumby Learning Centre Grange Lane North, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN16 1BN