Colleges stay open to support vulnerable young people and children of key workers

Sunderland College and Northumberland College will continue to support vulnerable young people and students of key workers during the COVID-19 outbreak. From Monday 30th March 2020 campuses at Bede in Sunderland and Kirkley Hall in Northumberland, will become lead sites for Education Partnership North East supporting these students from the Scottish Borders to Tees Valley. … Continued

Looking through the lens of a future in engineering

A student on an extended industry placement with Sunderland City Council has been filmed and interviewed to help promote new further education opportunities. Sam Billingsley 18, is from Thorney Close, Sunderland, and studying Btec Engineering at Sunderland College, which leads to a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering. He spoke about his work experience at … Continued

College celebrates its 100th Mental Health First Aider

Sunderland College held a special event to celebrate the first anniversary of its commitment to mental health and wellbeing and achieving its aim of 100 staff qualifying as Mental Health First Aiders. The breakfast event, which took place at the college’s Bede Campus, celebrated a year since it signed the Time to Change Employers Pledge … Continued

Musharraf Rofik

Course: Barbering Level 3 Competition: AHT North East Heat Musharraf competed in theworked extremely hard in preparation for the competition to showcase his talent. He won 3rd in the mens creative cut category and will compete in the national finals in Blackpool in March.  

Sunderland Vision 3

The college was recently highly commended in the Employer of the Year category at the Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards. The college had to demonstrate that they are considerate of staff welfare, reward loyalty and promote a safe and relaxed working atmosphere. Winners of the awards were honoured at a prestigious ceremony, which took place at The … Continued

Sunderland Vision 2

The college was recently highly commended in the Employer of the Year category at the Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards. The college had to demonstrate that they are considerate of staff welfare, reward loyalty and promote a safe and relaxed working atmosphere. Winners of the awards were honoured at a prestigious ceremony, which took place at The … Continued

Sunderland Vision 1

The college was recently highly commended in the Employer of the Year category at the Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards. The college had to demonstrate that they are considerate of staff welfare, reward loyalty and promote a safe and relaxed working atmosphere. Winners of the awards were honoured at a prestigious ceremony, which took place at The … Continued

Hartlepool Vision 3

The college was recently highly commended in the Employer of the Year category at the Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards. The college had to demonstrate that they are considerate of staff welfare, reward loyalty and promote a safe and relaxed working atmosphere. Winners of the awards were honoured at a prestigious ceremony, which took place at The … Continued

Hartlepool Vision 2

The college was recently highly commended in the Employer of the Year category at the Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards. The college had to demonstrate that they are considerate of staff welfare, reward loyalty and promote a safe and relaxed working atmosphere. Winners of the awards were honoured at a prestigious ceremony, which took place at The … Continued