Uniformed Public Services

The Uniformed and Public Services play a vital role in the welfare and safety of people here in the UK and abroad, on the front-line and behind the scenes.

If you’re inspired by our service men and women and you want a job where no two days are the same, a career in uniformed and public services could be for you.

  • Experience a variety of different roles and responsibilities in the sector so that you can make an informed decision about your career choices.
  • Take part in a series of field trips where you can consider public services challenges, test your skills and challenge yourself in team building exercises.
  • Attend a week-long residential at Catterick Garrison and test your skills and abilities alongside your course mates.
  • Hear first-hand from guest speakers within the industry, including prison officers, Police officers, RAF and Marines.

Get the real world skills our Uniformed and Public Service employers are demanding through work experience, adventure days, workshops, talks and fieldwork with our partners.

Our employer partners

Royal Air Force
HM Prison Service
Royal Marines Commando

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Why Gateshead College?

Employment Edge.

It's a mix of the highest standards of education and the real world skills employers look for.

98%

of Uniformed Public Service students have gone into work or higher level training.

We're the only college in the Tyne and Wear region to be graded by Ofsted as outstanding.