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University progression increases for New City College students despite pandemic

UCAS applications, acceptances and placements for students at prestigious Russell Group universities all increased in 2020 at New City College.

Despite the pandemic causing uncertainty for young people, a huge number of students have worked hard to secure fantastic futures. A total of 1,677 applications to university were made across the college's six campuses, ...

Date: 2021-01-13   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

College wins electrical and engineering apprenticeship tender

An exciting opportunity to recruit and deliver electrical and engineering apprenticeships for a Ministry of Justice Government agency has been won by New City College.

Up to 24 electricians and engineers, over the age of 18, will be recruited to the apprenticeship scheme for Gov Facility Services Ltd (GFSL) who provide maintenance services to ...

Date: 2021-01-07   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Praise from NHS worker for teacher Otis

As we enter another lockdown and NHS staff are working under increasing pressures, one hospital worker has taken the time to write a letter of praise for our Electrical Installation teacher Otis Griffith.

Otis, who works at New City College's Ardleigh Green campus in Havering, created an amazing metal sculpture back in ...

Date: 2021-01-06   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

New City College donates trolley loads of food and toiletries to help those in need this Christmas

A huge collection of donated food and toiletries from New City College was delivered to local foodbanks after a campaign by students and staff to help families in crisis this Christmas.

Trolleys and crates were crammed full of goods such as pasta, shower gel, nappies, tins, biscuits, tea bags, cereal, sweets and ...

Date: 2020-12-17   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Star student returns to NCC as part of the team

Former New City College Tower Hamlets student, Aifa, has just been offered the role of Curriculum Administrator for Business & Computing at New City College, Tower Hamlets campus. This was the faculty she studied in when attending the College here and she said - "I am proud to work for the college which helped me ...

Date: 2020-12-07   ‐   Category: Tower Hamlets Campus   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

I grabbed the opportunity!" BBC highlights retraining opportunities at New City College

As London faces rising unemployment, BBC Politics London has highlighted how colleges are crucial in helping people into the jobs that the capital needs. BBC journalist Richard Tudor visited New City College's Hackney campus to find out more. He spoke to two students retraining for new careers, and to CEO and Group Principal Gerry ...

Date: 2020-11-30   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Development workshop for teachers led by UCL academic

New City College teachers had the opportunity to attend a stimulating online workshop presented by leading academic Dr Sai Loo, from the UCL Institute of Education.

The CPD event titled Action Research was aimed at anyone interested in research, education practice, addressing issues in education and solving problems, as well as all ...

Date: 2020-11-25   ‐   Category: Havering Campuses   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

New City College commended for wellbeing and mental health support during Covid lockdown

Wide-ranging support for students at New City College has been nationally recognised once again. The college has reached AoC Beacon Standard and Commended Status in recognition of its highly effective and innovative response to the increased anxiety and mental and wellbeing issues of students, staff and wider community during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Date: 2020-11-13   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

New City College receives grant of £200k for response to Covid-19

New City College has received a grant of £200k as part of the Mayor of London's Covid-19 Emergency Recovery Support Fund (ERSF).

The money, which was a share of a total £10m handed out to the skills sector, paid for laptops and servers to ensure staff could teach remotely and students could ...

Date: 2020-11-11   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Black History Month

Stay tuned to find out what our students and staff are doing to educate and celebrate Black History Month.

We asked our students what makes them most proud about being black, here's what they said:

Our SEND Students speak up for ...

Date: 2020-09-30   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

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