Ofsted Inspection 2024

Short inspection of Harington Scheme

Inspection dates: 11 and 12 June 2024


The Harington Scheme Limited continues to be a good provider.

Information about this provider

The Harington Scheme Limited (Harington) is a registered charity based in Highgate, North London. It provides training in employability, horticulture and retail for young people with learning difficulties and disabilities, behavioural difficulties or mental health needs. All s tudents at Harington have an education, health and care (EHC) plan and receive high needs funding.

At the time of the short inspection, Harington had 52 students, of whom 43 were aged 19 to 24 and nine were under 19. There were 24 students following the horticulture pathway, 12 taking the retail pathway and 9 on the employability pathway . All students take qualifications in their vocational subjects and English and/or mathematics Seven students are enrolled on supported internships.

Students are taught at the main site in Highgate and the Harington training centre and charity shop in Hornsey.

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