River Lodge is registered and managed by Pete Dyer-Davies who holds a Degree in the Early Years, the Institute for Leadership & Management Level 3, the NCFE CACHE Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare & the NVQ Level 3 in Caring for Children and Young People.
Pete has over 22 years experience in Residential and Respite care services and he has extensive experience in working with a range of children with different needs, including those with complex disabilities, challenging behaviour and specialist health care needs.
River Lodge is a 3 bedroom Children’s Home, offering residential and educational care where required to children, aged 8 years to 17 years on admission that have a diagnosed learning disability and or a diagnosis of a lifelong condition that affects their ability to learn. The staff team offer an individualised therapeutic approach and are highly skilled. The staff team have a range of experience and qualifications to meet and support young people within our care.
River lodge is located in a residential setting where young people would be able to access local leisure amenities as well as having access to good public transport connections for further afield activities.
An assessment process would be followed which would include taking into consideration the ages and support needs of children already in placement Specialised and bespoke education is also onsite and will be included in the assessment process to meet the needs of the children that reside at River Lodge and all education needs are overseen by Ocean Lodge School.
Please see our statement of purpose for more information, or contact us directly via our contact links.