'Excellent partnership working with local authorities, social workers, independent reviewing officers, schools and health professionals assists the staff so that they provide the young people with outstanding care." Ofsted
'The young people benefit greatly from a key team of staff who are committed to their care, development and progress.' Ofsted
Rated by Ofsted as Outstanding - Clayton Croft is a home is made up of three linked modern houses. Each house has a lounge, kitchen, dining area, bathroom and four en-suite bedrooms. There is a small lounge, a sensory room, an activity room and a family room. Your child is very welcome to personalise their bedroom with their own bed linen, cushions, photographs and pictures.
Being located in the school grounds, the transition from home to school and back again is just a short walk.
There is an enclosed garden with adventure playground equipment.
Where ever possible children are encouraged to visit the local village and when the weather is good there are trips to the seaside and other attractions to help improve their independence.
Further comments from Ofsted include:
'The young people have built strong, sustained and trusting relationships with staff. These positive relationships enable the young people to listen and engage well with staff, who want the very best for them.'
'There is a strong focus to build positive life experiences for the young people.'
'"One social worker said: ‘The staff always keep me informed. Reports are always sent on time and are of a very good standard. They always run things by me.’
Clayton Croft Statement of Purpose.
Read the latest Ofsted report.