Additional Learning Support

Additional Learning Support

The Additional Learning Support Team at Keighley College can offer a wide range of support for students with special educational needs and/or disabilities. We will carry out an assessment that will consider your individual learning needs and then create a package of support that is personalised, reviewed and adapted where required throughout your course.

We want to ensure that you get the most out of your time here and we are committed to supporting all students to achieve to the best of their ability.

We are an established and experienced team that work flexibly to support your needs in a way that promotes independence where ever possible for the following difficulties:

  • Autism Spectrum Condition and Aspergers
  • Cognition and learning difficulties
  • Social, emotional and behavioural
  • Mental health
  • Specific learning difficulties – dyslexia, dyspraxia
  • Sensory difficulties – visual impairment, deaf, hearing impairment
  • Medical conditions
  • Physical disabilities

Reasonable adjustments, support and assistive technology that we can offer are:

  • In class support
  • Out of class mentor support
  • Coaching Tutor support
  • Access to the Oasis Room
  • Small study groups
  • Modern fully equipped hygiene suite with qualified staff support
  • Height adjustable tables and desks
  • Specialised keyboards, mouse,
  • Read & Write gold on all college computers
  • Exam access arrangements
  • Coloured overlays
  • Adapted resources
  • Pre and post teaching
  • Transition

Link to Local Authority Local Offer – https://localoffer.bradford.gov.uk/

If you require any further information or would like to discuss your support needs, please contact us via the details below:

Emma Rich – Support Manager
01535 685011 Emma.Rich@keighleycollege.ac.uk

Rebecca Canter– High Needs Best Practice Lead
01535 685095 Rebecca.Canter@keighleycollege.ac.uk


Keighley College

Bradford Road, Keighley
West Yorkshire BD21 4HQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01535 685000
Student Absence Line: 01535 685109 / attendance@keighleycollege.ac.uk
Email: enquiries@keighleycollege.ac.uk

Exams Email: exams-KLY@leedscitycollege.ac.uk