Pennine Camphill Community is situated on the first rise of the Pennines, in Chapelthorpe, on the outskirts of Wakefield in West Yorkshire. It comprises a 35-acre site with a rural aspect and is surrounded by trees, although it is close to the local community.
Pennine is part of the Camphill Movement. We work as a non-profit-making charity, with help from volunteers both locally and internationally.
Pennine Community is not just a college for young people with learning difficulties and special needs. It is also very much a Community.
We are approximately 40 co-workers and their families at any one time. There's always a strong international element with co-workers coming from many different countries. About half of the co-workers live at the Pennine on a permanent...