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(Special Educational Needs) Buxton and Leek College is a post 16 provider for young people with special educational needs (SEN). We offer working towards employability programmes for students who have varying learning difficulties. Find out more about what we offer here:






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There are two SEND events taking place in October. To book onto either of these events fill in the online form below and we will be in touch.

Supporting Special Educational Needs Students Event (BUXTON CAMPUS)

Tuesday 23rd October 2018


Buxton & Leek College, Buxton Campus, Devonshire Dome, Buxton, SK17 6RY

Supporting Special Educational Needs Students Event (LEEK CAMPUS)

Wednesday 24th October 2018


Buxton & Leek College, Leek Campus, Stockwell Street, Leek, ST13 6DP

To book onto either of these events fill in the online for here:


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