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Careers

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Who we are:

Newcastle City Learning will offer all learners the opportunity to receive confidential and impartial information, advice and guidance to encourage them to identify their career goals so that they can meet their full potential, using up to date labour market information to help them make informed decisions on learning, training and employment.

What we can help with:

We can help learners to

  • Develop a career plan
  • Search and apply for jobs
  • Write CVs, covering letters, application forms
  • Improve interview techniques
  • Gain work experience and volunteering opportunities in the local area
  •      Meet with employers, universities and training providers
  •      Facilitate attendance at careers fairs and events

We will also work with employers and curriculum managers to coordinate, provide and deliver courses to local workforces in order to meet their training needs.

If you would like to contact a member of the careers team please contact us on 0191 2116464 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We need you!

We want you to join our learner steering group to help shape the future of our careers service. We need your ideas and feedback to ensure that we are meeting the needs of all of our learners.

For more information, or to express your interest, contact us on 0191 2116464 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Find a course today!

Enrol now for September!

Autumn cover 19Enrol now for September!

Our new brochure has arrived, and it is packed full of interesting courses that will help you gain a qualification, make a career change or learn a new skill. You can get a copy of the brochure here (pdf, 7.14MB), and it will be delivered throughout the City in the new few weeks. Enrol now online, by phone or in person at our centres.

AAT Champion Award Winners!

Tutor Andrea Scope receiving awardWe're thrilled to announce that Newcastle City Learning won the AAT Champion Award last week!
In this category the judges were looking for training providers that have made an impact in supporting their community, improving social inclusion and mobility, through the delivery of AAT qualifications.
Our new AAT accountancy courses are proving incredibly popular, and our tutor Andrea Scope was on hand to pick up the trophy at the awards ceremony. Well done everyone!
If you are interested in the courses we're running in accountancy, our new brochure will be available from 3rd June with all of the details listed.

Prevent Duty

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All Further Education providers have a duty to safeguard their learners and keep them safe from being exploited by extremists. The Prevent Duty is not about discouraging our learners from having political and religious views and concerns, but about supporting them to use those concerns or act on them in non-extremist ways.

Prevent Duty: If you Notice anything unusual, Check it out and them Share it by contacting 0191 277 3502 or email Julie.hickin@newcastle.gov.uk remember – Notice – Check – Share. Here is a link to our Prevent animation

Newcastle City Council (which Newcastle City Learning are part of) also have a generic email address which you can also use to report any concerns you may have about Prevent: prevent@newcastle.gov.uk

Reporting Incidents of Hate Crime: Stop Hate UK. There’s a 24hr hotline on (Freephone) 0800 138 1625. People can text on 0771 798 9025. Online reports can also be taken at www.stophateuk.org.

Advanced Learner Loans

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There have been changes to how education courses are funded for learners over 19 years old. Level 3 and above courses will no longer be funded by the Government (unless you are aged 19-23 years old and it is your first full Level 3 qualification) but you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to cover your course fees.

If this loan is to fund an Access to HE Diploma leading to a completed degree, your Advanced Learner Loan will be written off so you don't have to pay it back.

It doesn't matter about your household income or even credit checks to qualify for a loan, and you don't have to pay anything back until you are earning over £25,725 a year.

Loans are available for people living in the UK on the first day of their course and have lived in this country, the Channel Islands of the Isle of Man for three years immediately before this.

Talk to our centre reception staff to get more details and your course offer letter which will have the information you will need to complete your loan application.

Find out more about Advanced Learner Loans.

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