The College has a number of policies that are designed to make sure all students and staff are treated fairly. You can see our policies below:

We want everyone to enjoy coming to college, to study or to work so we have drawn up some standards of behaviour that we expect all our students and staff to adopt on college premises and out and about on college business.

Staff behaviours

  • To adopt professional, moderate and respectful language and foster good working relationships
  • To be punctual and properly prepared for classes and meetings
  • To adopt an ambassadorial role by attending college events, promoting the College in a good light at every opportunity, positively seeking opportunities to contribute to the College's reputation
  • To challenge inappropriate or unacceptable behaviour
  • To wear ID at all times - College to provide STAFF Lanyard
  • To wear appropriate dress - Should be 'smart casual' as minimum, appropriate to setting.

Student Behaviours

  • To be punctual and properly prepared for classes
  • To wear appropriate dress - no caps or hoods or clothing obscuring the face. Protective clothes worn only in work areas
  • To wear ID at all times - College to provide STUDENT Lanyard
  • To speak to one another and staff calmly and politely, avoiding words and actions that may be interpreted as abusive, offensive or threatening
  • To desist from inappropriate or unacceptable behaviour, including congregation in corridors and doorways and creating noise that intrudes on others
  • To challenge or bring to staff's attention unacceptable behaviour
  • To engage with the College (e.g. through Student Voice forums) and be positive about it
  • To switch off mobile phones in class/lessons

For more information on student behaviours, click here to view our Student Guide.


  • All notices on official notice boards
  • Tidiness, cleaning up after self/others
  • No gum - no smoking
  • No sitting on floor, desks, tables - use furniture appropriately
  • No hot food outside cafeteria
  • Any food and drink restricted to appropriate areas - not in corridors, classrooms, libraries
  • Classrooms returned to original state after lessons
  • No litter
  • Parking only in designated areas.

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