We have a wide range of support services and expert staff that will help your child achieve their full potential.
Our specialist Learning Support team can help with additional support for students with disabilities, medical conditions, mental health concerns and specific learning difficulties.
Our awards-winning careers service can support with careers and course guidance and exploring future study and career options.
Your child will be allocated a Personal Tutor as soon as they start college. They will be responsible for your child progress and wellbeing and will be their first point of contact.
As a college, we have a vital role to play in safeguarding your child. Their safety and wellbeing is very important to us. All of our staff receive regular safeguarding training and we have a designated team of Safeguarding Officers.
Your child will have the opportunity to take part in exciting enrichment opportunities such as skills competitions, volunteering, career fairs, sports and fitness, and trips and visits. It will help them to develop skills that employers and universities value.
We can provide counselling and support for personal and health-related issues to make sure students get the very best out if their time with us.
Our expert advisors can help with financial assistance such as free meals, bursaries and costs associated with studying.
We have teamed up with Go North East to provide eligible students with travel to and from college.
Our TASS Accreditation recognises our commitment to the academic support we provide for talented young athletes and helping them to reach their potential both on and off the field.
Sunderland College student-athlete Harvey Smith is celebrating after receiving national recognition for his stand-out performances this season.
February 1, 2023
Sunderland College student-athlete Alfie Marriott is the latest South Shields FC Academy prospect to sign a professional contract with the club
January 12, 2023
Global automotive supplier Marelli has received special recognition for its ‘Positive Impact on Skills’ from Sunderland College.
December 22, 2022