Special Educational Needs & Disabilities

Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND)

Our Learning Support/SEND team work closely with our delivery colleagues to ensure that all learners are given the best opportunities to achieve their aspirations and goals at SCL.

If you have a learning difficulty or a disability, or have an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), please contact the Learning Support/SEND team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before making a formal application so that we can discuss your support needs. All discussions are confidential and solely to assess the level of support you need.

Support offered may include:

  • 1-2-1 or small group in classroom support
  • 1-2-1 or small group out of classroom support
  • 1-2-1 or small group remote online support
  • Exam Access Arrangements such as a reader, scribe or prompt

It is important that you contact the Learning Support/SEND team as soon as possible to tell us if you think you might be entitled to Exam Access Arrangements. This ensures that these can be arranged in advance and according to the Awarding Organisation criteria and timeframes.

To discuss your needs, or for any further information, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and one of the team will get back to you.