About Us

The Skills Hub works with many different groups of pupils over a wide age range including:

  • Pupils that have been fixed term or permanently excluded from school
  • Pupils that are at risk of permanent exclusion
  • Pupils with an identifiable special need which does not require a statement of Special Educational Need e.g. young mums, pupils that are unable to attend school for medical reasons
  • Pupils requiring education other than at school e.g. disaffected pupils
  • Pupils who require additional support in school
  • Students that have moved in Hillingdon and are without an immediate school place

Primarily we seek to prepare pupils for return to mainstream school or prepare them for the world of work, further education or training and to lead healthy prosperous lives.

We specialise in a duty of care towards individual pupils whose education has reached a point of crisis and liaise with their families and other relevant agencies.

The Skills Hub offers a varied curriculum and range of programmes in order to create an individualised learning package for all its pupils that offers preparation for adult life. This includes entry to public examinations and work related learning in Key Stage 4.

 

Thank you, and God bless you for all the work you have done with my son. It feels like I have my son back.

 

Latest News

The Skills London Event

Last week, year 11 students from the Skills Hub attended The Skills London Event. It was a great chance to find out all the opportunities available to post 16 students after their time at the school. The day was extremely …

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A visit from an ex gang leader!

Last week staff and students at The Skills Hub warmly welcomed Matthew Norford, a former gang leader. Matthew spoke honestly and openly about his criminal past and the lessons he has since learnt after turning his back on crime in …

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Beat the Bleep!

The Skills Hub welcomed the ‘Beat the Beep’ crew from the western area Metropolitan Police Service. Students were allowed to challenge themselves to various levels for roles in the Metropolitan Police Service. All students gained at least the level to …

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DfE Strategic School Improvement Fund Success!

Over the summer we received news that Hillingdon local authority’s application to the DfE Strategic School Improvement Fund (SSIF), with The Skills Hub and Young Peoples Academy as Lead Partner in the project, was successful. This is fantastic news as …

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