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English and maths

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English and maths are key skills that are required by most employers and higher-level courses. Not everybody finds these subjects easy, and we understand that.

Together we will make sure that English and maths will never be a barrier for you again.

Students come to us to get those "magic key" English and maths qualifications that will open doors to their futures. We know that our students can arrive with mixed feelings about these subjects, so our job is to create a safe and welcoming space to develop confidence as well as these essential skills.  When you come to study with us, you will be supported to start at the right level for you and to progress at your own pace to succeed

Ruth North Lead Tutor, English and Maths

All staff are amazing always, and willing to help with anything you need. I’m still doing English and Maths but no longer struggle in any of the subjects. All this because of the tutors' support and the good friends I made here. Thank you so much.

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Rated by Ofsted as an Outstanding Provider

95%

student pass rate for 2020-21

95%

of students rated the College as good or outstanding in supporting them to improve their confidence to learn

Student stories


“I am enjoying being back in education - learning, meeting awsome people and getting my confidence back.” - Craig

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Great tutors for Maths, and all the staff are helpful and friendly.

Staying residential at Northern College gave me time to breathe. Most of the learning would come about when talking with others, over meals and our free time. Walking in the garden before breakfast is inspirational.

Absolutely beautiful place to learn, stunning scenery to help set you at ease with staff and tutors that go above and beyond. I can't express how much Northern College has helped me.

Absolutely loved my time at Northern College and would recommend to everyone as it's the best thing I did.

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