Staffing

Horton Education and Care has a rigorous recruitment and selection process, which complies with current equal opportunities and employment legislation.

We employ personnel of the highest caliber and in sufficient numbers to ensure our service is delivered in a professional manner to agreed quality standards. We provide staff of both sexes and a staffing ratio of 3:1, with a number of 1:1 and 2:1 ratios, as required. 

Each of our facilities has a designated site manager and an extensive team of managers, along with specialist teaching and care staff. Our key personnel have wide experience and knowledge in working with children, young people and adults who have a variety of specific needs.

Supervision & Training

We believe that our people are our most important asset. Our ability to deliver an outstanding service is closely linked to the motivation, knowledge and skills of our staff team. We place great emphasis on their supervision, training and development. 

The level of training we provide internally and externally enables our staff to undertake their duties in a way that improves the quality of life of each individual in our care.



Our schools and homes accommodate children, young people & adults who present with: 

  • Autistic Spectrum

  • Emotional Difficulties

  • Behaviour Difficulties

  • Severe Learning Difficulties

  • Social Behaviour Difficulties

  • Specific Learning Difficulties

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