FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE SAFE-GUARDING

Safeguarding Statement

Fairfield Farm College is committed to safeguarding all children, young people and vulnerable adults. We believe that all children, young people and vulnerable adults have an equal right to protection from abuse, regardless of their age, race, religion, ability, gender, language, background or sexual identity and consider the welfare of the child/young person/vulnerable adult is paramount.

We will take every reasonable step to ensure that children, young people and vulnerable adults are protected at college and in any setting that we are supporting them. All suspicions and allegations of abuse will be taken seriously and responded to swiftly and appropriately.

We enable all our staff and those who work with us to make informed and confident decisions regarding safeguarding. We expect everyone (staff, board, partners, volunteers and anyone working on behalf of the College) to have read, understood and adhere to this policy and associated policies and related procedures.

Trustees and staff, including volunteers, at Fairfield Farm College (FFC) are required to support the following philosophy statement in accordance with the principles contained within the European Convention on Human Rights and the Human Rights Act 1998 and Keeping Children Safe in Education (2018).

All individuals have the right to:

• A safe learning environment.
• Confidentiality in respect of personal information, if this does not infringe the rights of other people.
• Access information relating to them and their circumstances.
• Make informed choices about their circumstances.
• The right to the protection of the law and access to the judicial process.

 

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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

Christmas Fair Success

Fairfield Farm College held its Annual Christmas Fair on Friday 7th December 2018, which was the biggest so far, the Mayor of Warminster opened proceedings at 6pm and we had a visit from the 'man in...

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Horticulture

Students are now using the compost sump from the wormeries to feed the bulbs they have grown. Phew that stinks! Well done all! 

Physical Education

This week in PE our students continued training for the National Panathlon Championships (March 2019). They practiced throwing bean bags onto a target & into bins. They also competed on their...

Equine Health Checks

With the recent change in the weather it has been even more important to check the heath of our horses and groom them to keep their coats in good condition. Our student have been hard at work...

Santa Dash

No long now until the Wiltshire Santa/Elf Dash. The FFC Sports Leaders have counted & distributed nearly 300 costumes across the County!  We have planned different activities to ensure everyone...

Wiltshire Life Awards 2019

Fairfield Farm Shop has been nominated in the Wiltshire Life Awards 2019 which celebrates the hard work and achievements of those living in the county who strive to make it an even more incredible...

Warminster Santa Run

The Santa Fun/Run held in Warminster Town Park raised £164 for The British Heart Foundation and Fairfield Farm College. The Warminster Civic Centre raffle and street organ raised an additional £444...

Winning Christmas Design

The students at the college have been busy designing covers for the Christmas puddings that are being sold in the shop.  The students had around 3 weeks to come up with a festive design and to enter...

Serious Sewing

Some serious sewing has been happening this term. Students have been learning how to control the machine to enable them to create individual designs to go on sale in our cafe and shop.