Post 16 Provision

We provide special needs provision for 16 to 19 year-olds within Blackburn with Darwen.

As with our 11 to 16 provision we are committed to providing the best education for our students.

We are passionate about providing meaningful learning experiences which promote independent development and provide routes to successful employment.

We focus on a personalised and flexible curriculum that emphasises:

  • Independence.
  • Attaining personal goals.
  • Securing employment.
  • Successful transition into adulthood.

Qualifications on offer at Post-16

  • Functional Skills Entry Level 1,2 & 3
  • Certificate in Languages, Literature and Culture of British Isles
  • Certificate in Maths and Statistics Entry Level 1
  • Diploma at Entry level 1,2 or 3 in Independent Living
  • Diploma at Entry level 1,2 or 3 in Skills for Further Learning & Employment
  • Award/Certificate at Entry Level 1,2 or 3 in Skills for further learning and employment
  • Award/Certificate at Entry level 1,2 or 3 in Independent Living

For more information on our curriculum please phone 01254 667713 or email


Crosshill Post-16 Prospectus

Key Stage 5 Curriculum Offer

Apr 12
Key Stage 3 Informal students really enjoyed learning how to play a tune on the glockenspiel before the holidays.  …
Mar 26
KS4 formal have been doing a topic about Easter. They finished the topic by taking part in an Easter tradition - Eg…
Mar 26
The Young Leaders want to say a big thank you to everyone who donated to the care box, we hope the pupils enjoy the…