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DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE

Employer reviews

Excellent (164 reviews)

Employer review details
  • Excellent

    63 reviews out of 164 were given rating of Excellent

  • Good

    92 reviews out of 164 were given rating of Good

  • Poor

    9 reviews out of 164 were given rating of Poor

  • Very poor

    0 reviews out of 164 were given rating of Very poor

Strengths

  1. Getting new apprentices started
  2. Working with small numbers of apprentices
  3. Communication with employers

Things to improve

  1. Reporting on progress of apprentices

Provider overview

Derwentside College has an innovative approach to employer engagement, which has led to significant growth in our apprenticeship provision.

Based in Consett, County Durham, we are a large and successful apprenticeship provider with learners located in the North East and Tees Valley, Yorkshire and Humberside, the East Midlands, the North West and Greater London.

The 2017-18 FE Choices Learner Satisfaction Survey confirms us as the NUMBER ONE Further Education College in the North East for learner satisfaction and in that year, we worked with over 1,000 employers and 5,000 apprentices, delivering across 81 different apprenticeships. The College's apprenticeship offer continues to grow in-line with client demand.

Apprenticeship training course

HR support (level 3)

86% pass rate (out of 60 apprentices)

69% national average pass rate

Explain pass rate
The percentage of apprentices who successfully passed a similar apprenticeship with this training provider in the last academic year.

DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE’s training options

Head office

Front Street, Consett, DH8 5EE

  • available At apprentice’s workplace
  • not available Day release
  • not available Block release

Apprenticeship location

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Telephone
01207585914
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Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Adult care worker (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Advanced carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Assessor coach (level 4)
Assistant accountant (level 3)
Associate project manager (level 4)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Chef de partie (level 3)
Children, young people and families manager (level 5)
Children, young people and families practitioner (level 4)
Commis chef (level 2)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Early years educator (level 3)
Early years practitioner (level 2)
Engineering fitter (level 3)
Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)
Engineering operative (level 2)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Floorlayer (level 2)
Food and drink maintenance engineer (level 3)
Groundworker (level 2)
Hair professional (level 2)
Healthcare cleaning operative (level 2)
Healthcare science assistant (level 2)
Healthcare support worker (level 2)
Highways maintenance skilled operative (level 2)
Hospitality manager (level 4)
Hospitality supervisor (level 3)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
Housing and property management (level 3)
Housing and property management assistant (level 2)
Improvement practitioner (level 4)
Improvement technician (level 3)
Installation electrician and maintenance electrician (level 3)
Junior management consultant (level 4)
Lead adult care worker (level 3)
Lead practitioner in adult care (level 4)
Leader in adult care (level 5)
Lean manufacturing operative (level 2)
Learning and development practitioner (level 3)
Learning mentor (level 3)
Lift and escalator electromechanic (level 3)
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Metal fabricator (level 3)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
Production chef (level 2)
Safety, health and environment technician (level 3)
School business professional (level 4)
Senior healthcare support worker (level 3)
Supply chain operator (level 2)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
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