Ameina is a full-service educational and residential referral unit based in Luton. It provides vital support to pupils who have been excluded from mainstream school education or are at risk of exclusion. The centre currently provides a range of support to children, young people and adults.
Ameina Education is staffed by qualified teachers, experienced teaching assistants and a team of experienced mentors. All staff are fully CRB cleared. Experienced Mentors, who are used to dealing with children and adults on a one to one basis, work with the young people, with an overall perspective and aim of getting them to become fully participatory members of mainstream education and society as a whole.
Ameina is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment in every aspect of their work.
Ameina Adult Learning offers a separate range of services for adult education and support including functional skills, languages (including ESOL), mathematics, ICT health and social care, child care, plus skills and employment advice.
Ameina Social Purpose Statement
To aid economic inclusion through the acquisition of life/functional skills and vocational qualifications by providing alternative learning opportunities, skills courses and work experience for children, young people and adults.