Tag: the usual place


What a good way to start the morning!  We are celebrating with Bronwyn as she has successfully completed her Hospitality Services SVQ. Bronwyn has worked incredibly hard to achieve the underpinning knowledge elements for gaining this qualification, and today she has been presented with her certificate by Tony Budde, our Chef Assessor. Well done Bronwyn!

Magazine Feature

The Usual Place has been featured in Wooden Spoon’s Sportsnews magazine for Autumn/Winter 2019! Wooden Spoon Scotland is a charity which uses rugby as a means to change children’s lives by funding over 70 projects from community programmes to specialist playgrounds to medical treatment and sensory rooms. The Usual Place’s kitchen, which provides our young […]

Latest Developments in Supporting Disabled People

Today the CEO and COO of The Usual Place have gone to London for an important seminar on the latest developments in supporting disabled students. At The Usual Place, we understand the value of UK wide connections to improve and deliver education for disabled people.  We work hard every day to ease transitions into a […]

Additional Support for Learning Review

Our families and young people often comment on the positive and negative experiences of navigating additional support for learning in primary and secondary school and in particular around transitions. Here is an opportunity for people to comment and help shape future development which will create a more equal society. Please do contribute and share with […]

SQA Star Award

The Usual Place has been nominated for an SQA Star Award! This award recognises commitment, achievement and innovation in Scottish education and training.  We are proud to have been shortlisted for this highly commended award and look forward to attending the ceremony in Glasgow on Friday 15th November. Check back soon to see what award […]