Bridge School Malvern Careers Site Eteach (51710)



Bridge School Malvern has two sites, for 11-16 year olds it is based in Hanley Swan near the beautiful Malvern Hills. Our sixth form, named Bridge Business Centre is based in Barnards Green. We take students from the age of

11 to 24 with an Education and Health Care Plan (EHCP).

We are an independent school registered with the Department for Education (885/6044) (URN 142833). Bridge School Malvern is also a registered charity (No 1122536).

We recognise emotional and social well-being is key to achieving well.

Our therapeutic approach to supporting children to grow in confidence and self-esteem is central to seeing them achieve. Pupils can expect to progress from the Bridge with a suite of City and Guilds qualifications that prepares them for employment and independent living.

About Us

Bridge School, Malvern is a small independent school offering a creative and flexible curriculum in a nurturing environment.

We provide

  • A safe and stimulating environment.
  • An alternative approach to learning through practical skills and activities.
  • A warm and nurturing environment
  • High staff to student ratios
  • Qualifications in Land-based studies (Animal care and Horticulture), Construction, Maths, English, Art and Creative Techniques, Hospitality, Skills for Working Life and Employability (see below)
  • Training in skills for working life, independence and employability
  • Support to develop personal, social and emotional skills
  • Support to develop self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Preparation for future school college or employment
  • Work experience opportunities in years 10 to 13
  • Work experience opportunities
  • Close working partnerships with parents, carers and other professionals
  • Termly progress reports.

We specialise in working with children who

  • Have missed a significant period of schooling
  • Find mainstream school difficult to cope in
  • Need additional support with their English and Maths
  • Struggle with low confidence and self-esteem
  • May find the transition to further education the most difficult
  • Need to develop independent living skills and prepare for work
  • Enjoy a more hands on and supportive approach to learning
  • All pupils at the Bridge will have an Education and Health and Care plan (EHCP). They will have a range of learning challenges which may include Moderate Learning Difficulties and Autism.​​