Curriculum

We work in partnership with NCFE, CACHE, The Prince’s Trust and Sports Leader to deliver a range of accredited learning.

Our young people study a number of subjects:

  • Functional Skills in English and Maths – Entry Level 1 – Level 2
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Health and Social Care *
  • Level 2 Technical Award in Child Development and Care *
  • Personal and Social Development Level 1
  • Well-being Level 1
  • Occupational Studies Level 1
  • Employability Level 1
  • Creative Craft Studies Level 1
  • Achieve Programme – Award, Certificate and Diploma – Level 1/2
  • ‘I can Lead’ and ‘Young Leaders’
  • Sports Leader Level1/2

Specifications for these courses are available on the websites of the awarding bodies.  Some of these qualifications require external assessments.

*Approved for Key Stage 4 Performance Tables, 2021, 2022, 2023.

All young people have access to support and awareness sessions on:

  • Mental Health
  • Sexual Health
  • Alcohol misuse
  • Self-esteem and Confidence
  • Skills for life
  • Team building and working with others

Well-being Wednesdays ensure all young people attend an enrichment afternoon that focuses on staying healthy.  The sessions allow a range of activities for the young people to enjoy with teaching and support staff.  Options include: relaxation and mindfulness, art and craft, healthy cooking, boxing, fitness circuits, table tennis, badminton, outdoor walks, gym activities.

We are  a ‘Mental Health Champion’ provision, with an on-site Counsellor.

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  • Rushmere Academy 
    Rushmere House, 
    20 Francis Street, 
    Northampton, 
    NN1 2NZ

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