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WESC students keep the beat going at 24hr Radio Marathon!

WESC Foundation students raised funds for their summer residential trips to San Francisco, Bristol and the Calvert Trust by running a non-stop, 24-hour, live radio marathon with a variety of guest speakers! On Friday 16 March 2018 five music loving students took it in shifts to stay up all night and present a radio show … Continued

WESC will be open Tuesday 20 March

WESC Foundation is reopening on Tuesday 20th March.  The College is open from 8am for residential students and the usual time for day students.  The School is open from 11am and students should arrive, as usual, at St David’s Reception. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us. Many thanks.

Adverse weather: message to parents

Due to the adverse weather WESC School and College will be closed tomorrow, Monday 19th March, for day students and residential students returning to WESC after the weekend. We will be updating the situation tomorrow as to whether we will be opening on Tuesday 20th March. Please keep checking our website and social media for … Continued

Team LV steal the show at WESC’s Pub Quiz

The WESC Foundation BEST charity pub quiz, sponsored by Thomas Westcott, was a sell-out success last week! Around 20 teams from businesses and organisations from across Exeter battled it out to get their name on the coveted WESC pub quiz shield. The eventual winners were Team LV– a team from Liverpool Victoria. The pub quiz … Continued

Exeter College student runs half-marathon for WESC

WESC Foundation students and staff have made such a positive impression on Exeter College student, Faith, so much so that she has decided to run the Torbay half-marathon to raise money for the visually impaired students here at WESC. Here is what she had to say: “My name is Faith and I am a Level … Continued

WESC Foundation open for business!

We are pleased to say WESC Foundation School and College will be open as normal on Monday 5th March 2018. We want to say a big heartfelt thank you to all our fantastic staff working so hard and the wonderful community volunteers that helped us get through the snow and almost enjoy it! You are … Continued

Relaxing massages at the hands of WESC student!

Students from WESC Foundation are learning the art of massage therapy as a way to increase their employability skills and help people who are stressed or sit at a desk all day by easing away their tension. The course offered by Derek Lowe from MMC WellBeing teaches the students about anatomy and physiology, holistic massage, … Continued

WESC Conference 2018

WESC Foundation would like to invite you to our Annual Conference which will be held on Thursday 17 May 2018 at our Exeter campus. The theme for the 2018 Annual Conference will be: Achieving educational outcomes for young people with complex needs by effective multi-professional working! The WESC Annual Conference will explore the implications and challenges of joint commissioning and … Continued

University of Plymouth official launch at WESC

The first cohort to study at a new nurse training facility has gathered to celebrate its achievements with two of the profession’s senior local figures, and other key representatives from the local NHS Trusts in East Devon and Somerset. Professor Em Wilkinson-Brice, Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Nurse at Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation … Continued

WESC welcomes new CEO Jane Bell

WESC Foundation is delighted to announce the appointment of new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jane Bell.   Jane Bell joins WESC Foundation from the charity Shared Lives South West where she has been Chief Executive for 14 years. Alongside her team, Jane has grown Shared Lives from conception through to the vibrant, successful charity it … Continued