Welcome to SCIL

We provide a range of high quality training opportunities for those who work or volunteer in children and young people’s services. Our aspiration is to establish a workforce that embraces a culture of lifelong learning, where everyone feels valued and is able to reach their full potential. Whatever their role, we aim to ensure that the workforce has the skills and knowledge necessary to help every child and young person stay safe, develop and succeed. 

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Support Services for Education is a newly formed traded unit within Somerset County Council offering a wide variety of support services for all education providers including; Schools, Academies, Early Years Providers, Childcare settings and Local Authorities.​ We have extensive experience of providing high quality services to educational settings and our expertise provides the support they need to enable them to focus on delivering educational excellence to all children and young people. 

For more information - www.supportservicesforeducation.co.uk​

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Leadership and management courses
Teaching and schools’ courses
Early years courses
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Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL)
Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
P: 01823 348 268
E: SCIL@somerset.gov.uk
Please note: If you are using a Sat Nav, please contact us for specific directions. The above postcode will not direct you to our centre. 

SCIL Opening Times

8.15am - 5.30pm

8.15am - 5.30pm

8.15am - 5.30pm

8.15am - 5.30pm

8.15am - 4.30pm

 Public holidays and School holidays may create alterations to these times.


Somerset Business Awards Winner 2013

Investors in People Champion

Upcoming Courses

Premises Management

28th June 2016 - 19th January 2017

This course has been created to provide school premises managers with understanding in managing high risk topics.

Educational Welfare Service - Half Day Attendance Course

28th June 2016

Course Description The course is designed to give participants the opportunity to gain a greater knowledge and understanding of education attendance law, including how their service can identify concerns and monitor and improve attendance.

Emergency First Aid at Work

29th June 2016 - 18th March 2017

This course is centred around practical skills applicable to the workplace. You will learn lifesaving skills relevant in the workplace and a wide range of procedures. Participants will leave the course with the confidence to implement them during the event of an emergency

Somerset Total Communication (STC) - Introduction to Inclusive Communcation Module (NEW)

29th June 2016 - 11th July 2016

This newly revised universal module will be a 3 hour course but will be split into two sessions of 1.5 hours with a practical activity to try in between the two sessions.

Working with Children and Young People who require Personal and Intimate Care

29th June 2016

The Physical Impairment and Medical Support Team will be delivering a half day course on personal and intimate care. The course will be delivered by Bozena Wierzchleyska.

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