HAM / PACE Process

Referral Received – Week 0

Hub Allocation Meeting – Week 1

  • Has the service requested been identified and intended outcomes made clear?
  • Has the Hub lead signed to verify parental permission given?
  • Does the evidence provided support the referral?
  • Does ACE have the capacity to offer the service?
  • Can it be provided from the Schools core allocation or require school to fund?
  • ACE contacts parents to arrange initial meeting and start date

PACE – Week 1 and Week 2

  • meeting held with parents to gather background information and to identify areas of possible support
  • Contact with referring or prior school to collate additional information
  • Student attends ACE four days a week with one day home study
  • Student completes ACE assessments to inform next steps planning

Week 2 HAM

PACE presents students back to HAM for confirmation of next steps and pathway plan

  • Pathway A. Provision at ACE and School (Route Mainstream)
  • Pathway A. Provision at ACE and vocational provision (Route 19)
  • Pathway B. More time required to consider / arrange a bespoke package
  • Pathway C. Allocated to fulltime ALPS organised vocational package

Week 3 – Student starts fulltime package as identified at HAM, to be  reviewed half termly

Students that have been placed on a Pathway C Provision (non medical) are reviewed regularly to assess if they are able to move back onto a Pathway A provision