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Hackney Learning Trust - Education Services

1 Reading Lane,
E8 1GQ
E-mail: [,]
Telephone: 020 8820 7000


Who we are: 

The Learning Trust was established in 2002 as the first private, not-for-profit company in the UK to takeover and transform a council’s entire education function. 

In 2012 The Learning Trust was returned back to Hackney Council and is now known as Hackney Learning Trust (HLT).

What we do: 

HLT is part of Hackney Council’s Children, Adults and Community Health (CA&CH) Directorate and is responsible for:

  • children’s centres
  • early years education
  • schools and 
  • adult education

HLT is responsible for overseeing educational improvements in Hackney but also works with schools and other educational institutions across the country.

A comprehensive list of services and opportunities on offer can be found on Hackney learning Trust's stand alone website. 

Education Services:

Childcare and Early Years


Hackney Learning Trust – Schools Directory

Services for schools


Hackney Learning Trust - Special Educational Needs and Disability Services

Record Last Updated on: 11/05/2018

How to Get Here

How to Get Here

Buses: 30, 38, 48, 55, 106, 236, 242, 253, 276, 277, D6

Train: London Fields, Hackney Central, Hackney Downs

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Disclaimer-important information about the Hackney Local Offer

Hackney's Local Offer website is a free and impartial service provided by the London Borough of Hackney in partnership with the NHS, local education, health and community services. The information contained within the website is available for the purposes of identifying services and provision that may be available to children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities.

This information does not represent a recommendation or an endorsement of a Service or Provider and neither does the London Borough of Hackney or its partners make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information. Anyone seeking to use or access a service or provision is responsible for undertaking their own checks to determine the suitability and fitness for purpose of that service and provision. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of the Hackney Local Offer.

Some providers will be registered and inspected by external agencies, such as Ofsted or the Care Quality Commission. Anyone working with children and young people will be required to have appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service Check (the replacement for the Criminal Record Check), safeguarding policies and insurance in place, which they should make available to you on request.

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