Vision, Aims and Values

Our vision is to ensure autistic children and young adults access an education which empowers a life full of choice, independence and opportunity.

We aim to achieve this by:

  • Having consistently high expectations and achievements for every individual.
  • Offering high quality, inspirational and innovative teaching and learning, using teaching strategies underpinned by Behaviour Analysis and guided by the science of Applied Behaviour Analysis and Verbal Behaviour.
  • Having an interdisciplinary approach utilising the skills of Qualified Teachers, Speech and Language Therapists and Occupational Therapists.
  • Providing a safe, secure, caring and enjoyable environment where children and young adults can thrive, work and learn, and grow towards independence.
  • Providing inspirational and accountable leadership at all levels.
  • Providing a personalised curriculum for the 21st Century, which meets each pupil’s Individual Education Plan, based on the National Curriculum and functional life and independent skills.
  • Working in partnership with parents, providing support, training and information.
  • Providing an ambitious and comprehensive staff training and development programme, and becoming the leading provider of autism education in the UK and beyond.

Our Values

At BeyondAutism we are:

Dedicated to delivering excellence

Developing expertise, outstanding services and positive engagement, always seeking to go above and beyond expectations.

Committed to Behaviour Analysis, underpinned by the science of Applied Behaviour Analysis and Verbal Behaviour

Contributing to research and ensuring our staff continually develop and share best practice that ensure aspirational outcomes are achieved for autistic individuals.


Embracing diversity, showing integrity, acting with compassion and always treating people with dignity.

Proud to challenge

Listening, changing thinking, shifting attitudes and educating.