Thornbeck College

Thornbeck College is an Independent Specialist College (ISC) providing education for learners with autism and neurodiversity aged 16-25 based in County Durham

Thornbeck College was established in 1994 and prides itself on delivering individual personalised programmes for learners with autism and neurodiversity using a range of innovative social enterprises with outstanding partnerships across the region. Thornbeck College was the recipient of the prestigious LSIS Beacon Status in 2010


  • Supported Internships

    Thornbeck College continues to increase its supported internship offer and is working with the following employers. Read more

  • Festive Products

    This week at Thornbeck College the learners have been busy getting products ready for the Society Christmas Market Read more

  • General Election 2019

    Learners looked at voting and the UK elections as part of their Tutorials sessions Read more