We are super excited to be welcoming our students back on campus in September. Your safety and wellbeing is our top priority so we have made some changes to keep you safe and follow Government guidelines, while providing you with the same amazing learning experience.
A one-way system where possible
Dedicated hand sanitiser stations
Wipes for IT equipment
Continued mental health and wellbeing support
Our friendly Intensive Support Team are always here to support you with any mental health or wellbeing issues. Additional support that they will be providing throughout the summer and during the start of term includes:
An extended induction with dedicated support
Parent and carers freshers' event and programme of workshops
Wellbeing support groups including anxiety, men's mental health, self-help, resilience
Intensive support programme of workshops and activities face-to-face and virtual
Online resource hub
Regularly wash your hands or use sanitiser
Follow social distancing guidelines
Look out for signs and floor markings
Wear your college ID badge
If you cough or sneeze remember to “catch it, bin it, kill it”
Don’t share any equipment
All students should attend on the days and times that you have been asked to attend.
Allow extra time for travel
Wear a face mask if using public transport
Check the guidelines of your transport provider before travel
Pay by contactless on a bus or use your pass
You will need to ring us and let us know on 0191 511 6000
You need to enter via the main entrance, sanitise your hands and go straight to your classroom or workshop
You should inform your teacher and make arrangements to leave college immediately. If you are waiting to be collected, your teacher will find you a room to isolate until collected. You should then follow Government guidelines for self isolating and testing and let us know your test result immediately.
The main symptoms are:
If there is anything you feel anxious or concerned about, please speak to your tutor in the first instance.
Yes, we have published our group-wide policy on our Education Partnership North East website, which you can access here