Meet the Progress Coaches
All of our coaches can be found in Room 20 and are always happy to help!
Topics you will cover
You will also embark on a tutorial programme with your Progress Coach completing tasks such as:
Important issues such as Safeguarding, Prevent, E-safety and Anti-bullying are all covered:
Meet the Learning Support Team
Our Learning Support Offer
At Franklin we have a friendly and diverse support team who have a vast range of experience in supporting students with a wide range of physical disabilities and learning difficulties.
Outstanding Student Support
Individual and small group tutorials are an essential part of your college Study Programme. During your time at Franklin you will be designated a Progress Coach who will support you with any pastoral or academic issues, all of which will be dealt with sensitively. The college has a student counselling service, which provides access to one-to-one counselling where required.
All essential costs, such as course printing textbooks and equipment are covered by the college. However, additional financial support is available for students who need it and who qualify. Depending on your household income, you may qualify for financial support in the form of subsidised transport curriculum based trips and equipment, free meals and other assistance to help students achieve their full potential while in education.
Additional Learning Support
At Franklin we have experience in supporting students with a wide range of physical disabilities and learning difficulties. College staff receive specialist training in this area and we will do our best to meet individual needs. All Franklin students are eligible to receive extra support from the Learning Skills Team Support can include anything from help with one-off study problems to one-on-one support sessions and workshops in spelling and punctuation. Whatever your needs, we will support you through your studies to ensure that you achieve your full potential at Franklin.
The college welcomes applications from students who have been home educated previously and wish to move into a college environment For further details of the support available to students, please visit the website franklin.ac.uk or give us a call on 01472 875004
Visit our transport page for more information on transport options.