Staff Team

River Valley Alternative Provision - River Valley MasterAP Provision - A Holistic Approach

Specialised Education - Holistic Approach

AP Staff Team

Operational Support

Our AP Staff Team are backed by the main operations team behind ADO Services a trading name of Animal Days Out C.I.C., a Not For Profit Community Interest Company. Operating from our head office in Welling, our administration team supports the staff on the ground delivering the education and activities. The team are experienced in managing a very busy office and all the resourcing necessary for students to have all the help and tools required to make their stay at AP School an enjoyable and rewarding time. Our head office also houses our safe room for student records inline with the general regulations for approved centres as directed by the Joint Council for Qualifications. 

Our Staff Team

ADO staff are a diverse and multi-functional team ensuring that we can provide the best educators for a whole host of activities and learning opportunities as part of the curriculum. We have skillsets and qualified staff across many disciplines which enables us to have such a flexible and holistic approach.This includes proven experience in the fields of academia, therapy, youth work and outdoor adventure and activities for example. This provides the perfect solution for children and young people of all age groups, all abilities and those with special educational needs.


Our staff team have a wide range of education experience teaching children, young people and adults in our areas of expertise. Our staff team include staff with qualifications and vocational teaching experience in the following areas;

♦ Animal Care and Behaviour  ♦  Equine Studies  ♦  Horticulture  ♦  Food Growing  ♦  Woodland Management  ♦  Bushcraft Practitioners  

♦  Forest School Leaders  ♦  Low Ropes Constructors and Instructors  ♦  Activity Leadership  ♦  Early Years Educators

We have specialist staff including therapists to support the needs of students with a range of special educational needs and complex learning difficulties or disabilities including mental ill health. Our staff team with therapy qualifications and experience include specialisms in the following interventions;

♦  Counselling  ♦  Animal Therapy  ♦  Cognitive Behaviour Therapy  ♦  Relaxation Therapy  ♦  Mindfulness  ♦  Paediatric First Aid

♦  Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) 

The ADO Alternative Provision service is part of ADO, a trade name of Animal Days Out C.I.C. - A Not For Profit Community Interest Company

ADO Brands & Services - Part of Animal Days Out CIC


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