Want an outstanding education for your child? So do we.
At Gateshead College we promise an outstanding education with real world skills that will help your child be outstanding and stand out.
We believe that delivering on this promise will give your child a head start in the race into the working world, helping them step into a job they want, not one they need.
Why choose Gateshead College?
We’re No.1 in the region.
With better success rates than any other college in the North East, your son or daughter is more likely to do well and succeed with us. To find out what makes us No.1 click here.
We want an outstanding education for your child.
Just like you, we’re only interested in the very best quality of education. Anything less than an outstanding experience just isn’t good enough for our students and community. As the only Grade 1 Ofsted Outstanding college in Tyne and Wear, we believe this makes us a stand out choice. Read our Ofsted report here.
We ask our students to work hard.
College isn’t an easy ride or a second rate option. We believe that nothing worth having comes easy and expect all our students to work hard, challenge themselves and be outstanding.
We’ll work hard too.
Learning is a two-way street and we’ll put everything we’ve got into making sure your child succeeds. We’ll push them when they need it, nurture them when they don’t and be their biggest cheerleader every step of the way.
We’ll deliver an experience as well as an education.
We’ll use our insider knowledge, our best in class employer partnerships, our creative minds, our commercial know how, our enterprising approach and our fantastic facilities to ensure every student gets an experience that plugs them into the world of work, as well as an education.
We’ll treat them as an individual.
We promise a learning experience that’s just for your child, designed around their strengths and ambitions and helps them to tackle the things they’re not so good at.
We’ll help them grow and grow up.
Along with a qualification, our students leave us job-ready with a CV packed with experiences and skills for life as well as for work. They have the confidence, positive attitude and strong work ethic to take on their next challenge, whether that’s university, work or an apprenticeship.