School profile

Combe Pafford School

We are a special school in Torquay catering for pupils aged 8-18 with moderate learning difficulties, Autism and/or Physical Difficulties.
We have developed a clear vision to ensure our pupils get the best out of their education and are as well prepared for life and employment as they can possibly be! To this end, we have developed an amazing range of specialist teaching facilities and this together with our small class sizes, 5 hours of non-contact time, enable teachers to both teach effectively and achieve a work/life balance

About our school experience

Details
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Start and finish times
8.45am to 3.30pm - Flexible

This would depend on individual circumstances

Dress code

Smart casual

Teacher training

We offer teacher training placements for students studying for their PGCE qualification

Find out more about our teacher training

Links to more information about our school

Entry requirements

You must:

    • None
DBS check required

Yes - when in school. We will require a DBS check for all candidates who will be attending our school

Placement availability

We offer career experience placements throughout the school year.

School experience type
In school

Location

Address
Steps Lane, Watcombe, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 8NL
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Parking

Not available on site

We have limited car parking in the school grounds, alternatively there is free on street parking nearby.

Address
Steps Lane, Watcombe, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 8NL
School phases
Primary (4 to 11), Secondary (11 to 16), 16 to 18
DBS check required

Yes - when in school. We will require a DBS check for all candidates who will be attending our school

Subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Drama
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Maths
  • Music
  • Religious education