COVID 19 UPDATE: Avocet House and Turnstone House remain open throughout the Covid 19 epidemic, all necessary precautions are being taken to ensure the safety of our young people, staff and visitors.  Referrals continue to be accepted and any enquiries should be referred to the Principal, Vicki Collings.

Download our Covid 19 Action Plan for further information and for details of our remote education offer.


SES Kite commenced on 4 September 2020 providing a new provision for post 18 year olds.

Data Protection Notice

Specialist Educational Services Ltd is a data controller. Our contact details are:

Specialist Educational Services Ltd
The Old Vicarage
School Lane
NR14 6QP

For queries related to this notice please contact:

Your email address is automatically included as part of any email we receive from you and in storing your email on our internal server we inevitably store this data; any other personal data included in the email will also be stored.  Our email software may automatically extract your email address to add to an employee’s digital “address book” and our staff may add your name and possibly phone number, job title and place of employment.

Our legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interest to communicate via email in the normal course of business.

Most data of this type will be deleted within one year of our last communication however, depending on the nature of the communication and to meet our legal obligations with regard to record keeping under the Children’s Homes Act 2015 we may retain this data for up to 75 years.

You have the qualified right to request: access to your data, rectification or erasure of the data, restriction of processing or to object to the processing.

You also have a right to lodge a complaint with a Supervisory Authority, for example the Information Commissioner’s Office or