Graduation 2017

Learners, staff, families and friends came together on the 19th July 2017 to celebrate the end of another year at Transition 2. The Graduation Ceremony was held in the iconic […]

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Fun Run for Brain Tumour Research

On Sunday 9th April learners, parents, carers and Transition 2 staff took part in the Sporting Futures 3k fun run. Learners had been preparing for the event through a weekly […]

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Orienteering

Transition 2 learners Matthew and Aiden gave a premiere of their ‘Guide to Orienteering’ film at our Spring Fayre event on the 4th April 2017. Matthew and Aiden have shown […]

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Running club

We’re really pleased and very proud to share some exciting news! Some of our learners and colleagues have been developing their skills via a weekly running club to increase their […]

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Graduation 2016

On Friday 15th July 2016, at the end of our fourth academic year, we celebrated our third graduation with a ceremony at the wonderful Silk Mill in Derby. Learners were joined […]

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Zak – alumnus update

Zak came to Transition 2 to develop his self-management, vocational and independent travel skills in order to pursue his goal of securing employment. Throughout his first year at Transition 2, […]

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Sam

Sam’s end goal is to “Become a more responsible and independent young man to gain a local voluntary job.” Since joining us, Sam has worked hard to develop his self-management […]

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Oscar

Oscar attended St Andrew’s School where one of his favourite activities was collecting eggs at Happy Hens Farm.  He always preferred hands on work, so he chose to go to […]

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Graduation 2015

In July 2015 we celebrated as another group of learners successfully completed their bespoke learning programmes at Transition 2. Family, carers, friends and colleagues who have all supported the young […]

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Work experience

Some of our learners are on a vocational pathway, and so we support them to access meaningful and sustainable work experience placements in areas that they can further develop their […]

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Saif

Saif, by Alex Newman, Teaching & Learning Coordinator Saif arrived at Transition 2 as a young man who was clearly anxious of and unable to cope with the world around […]

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Aaron

Aaron, by Charlotte Armes, Key Worker Aaron arrived at Transition 2 in September 2013 having attended a school in Nottingham specialising in Autism. He is a lovely young man but […]

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Alumni 2014

Alumni, by Kirsty Webster, Wellbeing Manager In the summer of 2014 our first group of learners completed their bespoke programmes and left Transition 2.  It is really important that the […]

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Zak

Zak moved to Derby in 2011, having grown up and been educated in Nottingham.  He came to Transition2 to develop his self-management, vocational and independent travel skills in order to […]

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George

As part of his Self-Management programme, one of George’s learning outcomes was to ‘Prepare for and accept medical / hygiene intervention’, within which his difficulties surrounding getting his hair cut […]

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Clare

Clare always hoped to attend college after leaving school but her anxieties in busy, noisy places and her mobility challenges from being born with Cerebral Palsy meant that her local […]

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Daniel

Towards the end of his secondary school education, Daniel talked a lot about getting a job after school rather than going onto college like most of his friends. Coming from […]

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