OTHER LEARNING 

 

Supported Internships

In addition to our full-time and residential programmes we offer full time supported internships as a transition from college to full time working. You will spend most of your time in a range of work place settings that interest you and meets your long term work ambitions. Staff from the
college Careers Team will help you to settle in to your work placements.

Work Experience Opportunities

We can accommodate young people with learning difficulties from local schools and colleges to undertake work experience at Fairfield Farm College. Placements may form part of your weekly programme, as part of a course you are studying elsewhere or as part of a work experience week from local schools. We can provide additional support, please contact us to ask about this, we may also ask you to provide your own support on some occasions. If you would like to be considered for a placement please visit our website, there is usually a charge for this package.

Trainee Opportunities

We also offer adults with learning difficulties the opportunity to undertake training at The Hope Nature Centre, Southwick, Trowbridge. There is a cafe and animal park with a wide range of training opportunities, these include working in the cafe, serving customers preparing food and drinks, working in the animal park, caring for animals and looking after the site.

 

 

OUR COLLEGE

Fairfield Farm College is a Specialist College for students with learning disabilities; it is a registered Charity, with residential, day and weekend courses. We are situated in the village of Dilton Marsh in Wiltshire. Our 26-acre farm site includes well-resourced teaching and vocational learning areas, a student common room, conference room, café and a farm shop.

 

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Location

 

FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE

43 HIGH STREET

DILTON MARSH

WILTSHIRE 

BA13 4DL

 

Phone & Email

01373 823028

admissions@ffc.ac.uk

Group Mural

Group mural, coming along nicely. The idea from one of our students .

Fresh Egg from the Farm

Our chickens, ducks and turkeys are laying well. We collect the eggs daily to sell in the Farm Shop here at Fairfield. We just love the variety of colours our chickens give us, and now we are...

New Highland Cattle on the Animal Walk

We are absolutely loving working with our new Highland cows, Nessie (white/ blonde) , Neeps (dun/ brown with horns) and Morag (red). They can be seen from the Animal Walk too, so come along and meet...

Equine Holiday Workshop

We held our ever popular Equine holiday workshop. The group enjoyed learning how to groom horses, lead the Shetland ponies and braid the horse's manes and tails. All this as well as riding the...

Screen Printing

Screen printed baby grows. Will be on sale at the college this week, perfect for the summer months.

Music to your ears!

An innovative project designed by one of our wonderful students, a recycled mountain bike wind chime. It’s music to your ears !

Recycled Student Projects

Recycled and reusable blackboard painted jars, for use as vases for any occasion. The students came up with this enterprise idea as a team so please do support us by popping into the cafe to see...

Fairfield Farm Shop Wins 2nd Place in 2019 Wiltshire Life Awards

Fairfield Farm College Farm Shop was awarded 2nd place in the Village Shop 2019 Wiltshire Life Awards.  The Wiltshire Life Awards celebrate the extraordinary people, communities and businesses in...

Cricket Festival

Fairfield Farm College and Lavington School organised & delivered a day of cricket activities for 106 pupils from 7 different schools & colleges across Wiltshire.  This was the culmination...

Going Green

We are going green at Fairfield Farm College by reducing our plastic waste. We will be serving take away drinks in reusable cups. Buy one of our bamboo cups for £5 and get your first drink free and...