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News for Alumni

New charity fund helps trainee mariner reach her goal

Published Thursday, March 23 2017

A trainee mariner from Romania has embarked on the next stage of her career after gaining a wave of support from a new charity fund at South Tyneside College. Mihaela Istrate, 32, found herself high and dry after boarding ship with the incorrect safety training certificates in Australia. Allowed to continue only as far as New...

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Three entrepreneurs share their secrets at our Be Inspired Week

Published Wednesday, March 8 2017

Three entrepreneurs have revealed the secrets of their success to students at South Tyneside College during short but sharp talks aimed at inspiring them into the world of business. Neil Stephenson, Caroline Ormston and Michael Owen, passed on their wisdom as part of our inaugural Be Inspired Week. The five-day programme, supported by business...

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We've been named FE college of the year and Overall FE provider of the year at the TES Awards!

Published Monday, February 27 2017

South Tyneside College has enjoyed amazing double success at THE education sector’s most prestigious national awards by being named the country’s top college and the best for overall provision of Further Education. Judges at the sixth annual TES FE Awards hailed our commitment to educational attainment, student career advancement...

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Ridgeway Primary Academy celebrates fantastic success

Published Thursday, February 16 2017

Pupils have proved writing is as easy as ABC by making their school the most improved in that subject of any mainstream primary in the country. Their efforts with pencil and paper over the past three years mean Ridgeway Primary Academy in South Shields, is ranked the best among 21,000 other schools in England and Wales. New government figures...

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