About Us

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We will shape and nurture our students to become the most highly prized in the job market.

Our Top 10 Priorities are to...

  • Provide outstanding teaching, learning and assessment, delivered in ‘real-life’ contexts’ by expert staff and underpinned by smart use of technology’, to ensure qualification and destination success.

  • Deliver a destination-driven curriculum and learning experiences, informed by employers and entrepreneurs, which make our students the most highly prized in the job market.

  • Build the Gateshead College brand and secure our position as the best vocational college in the region; the one which gives students the employment edge.

  • Invest in research and development to create new products, learning experiences, and sustainable employment for staff and students.

  • Grow our business; diversify income streams and develop new markets aligned to employer needs and the career choices of our students.

  • Build our relationships with the best-in-class businesses, entrepreneurs, and community stakeholders.

  • Create a working environment where people are engaged and inspired to work together with focus, commitment and passion.

  • Invest in our people; grow our talent so they fulfill their potential and that of our students, and make a positive impact on the performance of our business.

  • Behave responsibly and ethically as a business, doing the right things in the right way, and shaping students to become good citizens, living sustainable lives.

  • Run our organisation effectively and efficiently, maintaining our financial health and ensuring we can invest in our future.

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  • Mission and Values

    At Gateshead College we believe that learning is for all and that as an organisation we should embrace key values to achieve our vision. 

  • Publications and FOI

    View and download documents currently available from Gateshead College.

  • Equality and Diversity

    We have a diverse community at Gateshead College and we are committed to maintaining an environment where diversity and mutual respect can flourish and where everyone feels valued.

  • Our Location

    We have six campuses offering fantastic accommodation in key locations across the North East, Newcastle, Gateshead and Sunderland.

  • Conferencing and Events

    We can offer some of the best meeting and conferencing facilities in the Newcastle Gateshead area at one of our modern well equipped campuses, along with everything else you may need to make you event run smoothly including; catering, refreshements, IT facilities and support, stationery, and by prior arrangement the use of our salon, spa and gym.