WCG (Warwickshire College Group)
Warwick New Road
About WCG (Warwickshire College Group)
As one of the largest further and higher education colleges in the UK, with unique colleges across two counties, we aim to deliver learning experiences which lead to the development of wider skill bases and improved destinations for all of our students. Our recent Ofsted inspection highlights our success and strong focus both on students and on meeting industry needs. We are also one of only five colleges in the UK to be granted Foundation Degree Awarding Powers by the Privy Council – meaning our higher education quality and standards are equal to any university. We believe it's not just about the vital qualifications and knowledge you need to get ahead, but the essential transferable skills to help you on your next steps, whatever they may be. Warwickshire College Group will help you develop an entrepreneurial mind-set by instilling enterprising and innovative skills and behaviours, which will help you to become successful in an ever-competitive world.
We offer all of the above in a supportive, friendly, high-quality and technologically-driven environment. Our student success rates and A-level results are at an all-time high, with our students progressing onto a wide range of careers with globally recognised brands, and many students have also set up their own businesses and enterprise projects. Warwickshire College Group is committed to providing the best learning experience possible and whatever your background, I am sure we can help you to achieve your aspirations. Take a look at our latest news or have a browse of our open to the public section and you will see how our students are getting more from their college experience through studying with us.
- approx. 17,000 students
- 1,800 staff
- more than £47 million turnover
- more than 1,000 courses across 20 different subject areas
- strong links with employers - we have over 1,750 apprentices trained every year
- an overall A-level pass rate of 98.6%
- 100% pass rate in 14 subjects at Royal Leamington Spa College
- 100% pass rate in all subjects at Rugby College
- a pass rate for all courses at further education level of 92%
- excellent provision for students with learning difficulties and disabilities - this affects 16% of our students
- over 1000 students studying a higher education course
- over 350 international students
- the most 16-18 students enrolled and the highest success rates of all large general FE colleges in Warwickshire.
- success rates in the top 25% of all general FE colleges in the country
3 apprenticeships with WCG (Warwickshire College Group)
Fantastic opportunity to join the kitchen team of one the top rated restaurants in the area. Preparing fresh, seasonal dishes of the highest quality.
Excellent opportunity to join a local company with a national presence that is committed to investing time and training in the successful applicant.
Excellent opportunity to work in a small business covering a wide range of maintenance and landscaping tasks.