Forster Community College Ltd

Forster Community College Ltd

Charity information

Forster Community College Ltd

A further education establishment, many of our learners have lifestyle challenges or deprivations including a history of alcohol or drugs misuse, low literacy, numeracy skills and unemployment.

Founded 1981

  • Mission statement

    Core Values : Our values sustain an atmosphere of openness, accountability and respect throughout the organisation to promote confidence of the public, stakeholders, staff, charity regulators and funding bodies.
    1. Heart: We believe passionately in our work and in the people we support, with learners at the centre of all that we do.
    2.. Honesty: We are open and honest in our service delivery and act with pride and integrity at all times.
    3. Enjoyment: We put fun into learning and celebrate achievement and success.
    Key Strategic Objectives
    1. To provide exemplary teaching and learning experiences.
    2. To deliver a service-led portfolio of learning opportunities that meets skill needs and skill gaps for economic growth across our City Region.
    3. To build on, develop and sustain new partnerships to allow responsiveness to employer and learning community needs.
    4. To deliver our aims within budget.
    5. To sustain modest surpluses year on year towards reinvestment in the College’s infrastructure and future growth.
    6. To promote, listen and respond equitable to the voice of our learners, employers and stakeholders.
    Many of our learners come with multiple deprivations or lifestyle challenges including those with a history of alcohol or drugs misuse, low literacy and numeracy skills and a history of unemployment

  • Aims

    Forster Community College Ltd aims to:

    • the relief of poverty, in particular by the provision of training and education to the community, industry and commerce
    • advancement of education/training
    • and the provision, in the interests of social welfare, of facilities for recreation and other leisure time occupation with the object of improving the conditions of life
  • Overview

    Established: August 1981

    Registered Charity Number: 519382

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 28

    Part time staff: 11

    Volunteers: 3

    Phone number: 01274 308707

    Address: Captain Street Bradford BD1 4EL

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