Ofsted logoWe were recently awarded ‘Outstanding’ in a recent Ofsted (Office for Standards in Education) inspection. The results of the inspection were not surprising as the College has consistently out-performed in league tables over the past four years.

Principal Christine Slaymaker said “Ofsted described us as ‘Outstanding’ this stunning result is truly a testament to the dedication of staff, students and local employers who have all played their part in our success. We have demonstrated that as a College we believe in what we do and can deliver it to the highest standard.”

Christine added “The College is rightly recognised as being among the very best in the country – with only four other FE colleges in the whole south–east region achieving this accolade.”

The College was judged to be ‘Outstanding’ across all of its work:

• Effectiveness of provision  Outstanding 
• Capacity to improve  Outstanding    
• Achievement and standards Outstanding   
• Quality of provision   Outstanding    
• Leadership and management Outstanding