Gateshead College

We are the number one college in England for student achievement and judged to be outstanding by Ofsted.

We believe that a good education alone isn’t enough to succeed in today’s world. Students need to be educated and employable and that’s why we provide the highest standard of education and real world skills, a combination we call employment edge.

This means helping our students plan their education around a clear career path and working hand in hand with businesses to deliver an industry-driven curriculum and outstanding teaching and learning which will give them a head start in their career.

And we understand that people are an organisation’s most valuable asset, so our workforce development programmes are designed to give employees the skills they need to help businesses across the region thrive.

At the heart of the digital technology sector, we’re working with some of the most ambitious and innovative businesses to ensure the North East continues to be a digital trailblazer and our courses are always evolving and constantly being adapted to meet the ever-advancing needs of the industry.

So whether you’re a business looking to take on an apprentice, are thinking about employing a former student or have a live brief you’d like our current students to get their teeth into, talk to us and together we can attract, develop and retain the best talent in our region.