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Welcome to Knowsley Community College


Knowsley Community College prides itself on great results and close working relationships with employers. You are visiting this website because you are interested in getting on and getting ahead – whether that is to University, into an Apprenticeship or into a Job.

Our approach to teaching is to help you understand new concepts, experience new subjects and to support you to explore your own learning around specific projects. Over the next 12 months you will have a chance to come and visit the College, get to know your future tutors and hear about our extensive ranges of Vocational courses available.

 

Our Centre of Excellence for Advanced Manufacturing and Technology at Princess Drive provides an outstanding facility to support you to progress into a wide range of technology based careers and the Main campus provides a wide selection of programmes from Level 1 to degree level so that you can carry on your studies at College.

Our friendly staff are here to make your student experience at KCC a memorable one, including our dedicated Learner Services team who are on hand to provide tailored advice and support, and our course tutors with years of industry expert knowledge. Our strong teamwork approach at college means that our staff are dedicated to providing you excellent guidance and support to ensure that you excel.

All of our study programmes are designed to provide you with everything you need to progress – including interview practice, CV writing and industry relevant work experience alongside your course – making KCC a fantastic place to learn.

Joining us in September will mean that you are among the first students to study in our new campus. The new campus will have outstanding facilities that are designed to make your learning experience meet the high standards that both employers and Universities are looking for. The new site will provide fantastic training spaces and is designed to give you comfortable spaces for private study, as well as relaxing and catching up with friends.

Please take your time to browse through our website and explore the opportunities that KCC can offer you and your friends. I hope you can join us for one of our Open Evenings.

I look forward to meeting you,
Anne Prye

About us

College Mission Statement

Raising aspirationa, maximising potential and changing lives. 

Vision Statement

An outstanding college at the heart of the thriving community that is first choice for learnere and employers. 

College Values

The Governors, staff, and students of KCC value:

  • RESPECT

Equality, diversity, inclusiveness, and respect for all individuals and their unique talents

  • SELF-DISCIPLINE

Responsible behaviour, self-discipline and positive citizenship

  • ENTERPRISE

Innovation, creativity and enterprise

  • SUPPORT

A strong ethos of guidance and support for students throughout their learning journey

  • COMMUNITY

A strong identity and sense of belonging to our local community

  • RESPONSIVENESS

Listening to our customers, external partners and stakeholders and being proactive and responsive to their changing needs

  • QUALITY

The highest standards of teaching, learning and customer service

  • ACHIEVEMENT

Recognition and celebration of success for students and staff

  • DEVELOPMENT

Continuous professional development and support for all our staff

  • WELLBEING

 

A safe, healthy and sustainable environment for students, staff and visitors

Additional support

Knowsley Community College is committed to the success of all its students and can provide the specialist support that you need. Any reasonable adjustments will be made to enable you to access your course and the College, and to help you to achieve.

Expert staff can provide help with study skills, Maths and English, and we offer a range of other services for students with visual and hearing impairments, mental health issues, dyslexia, ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorders), personal care and physical support needs. This support takes place in a variety of settings in the College, from the classroom, Study Centres to the quieter one to one areas. We also provide a range of assistive technology which is accessible through the Study Centres.

If you would like to discuss your needs, please speak at Learner Services when applying for your course and we can build a support programme suitable for you.

How to apply

If you want to apply for courses, you will need to contact Knowsley Community College directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

Key information

Venues

  • A: Roby Campus
    • Address:
    • Rupert Road
    • Roby
    • L36 9TD
    • Telephone number:
    • Main: 01514775850
    • Website:
    • www.knowsleycollege.ac.uk/
    • Email address:
    • info@knowsleycollege.ac.uk
    • More information:
    • Within walking distance of Huyton Village and Roby train station, our Roby Campus is the hub of the College and where the majority of our courses are run.

      Features include:

      • College-based radio station, KCC Live 99.8FM
      • 180 seat theatre
      • Hair and beauty salons
      • State of the art recording studio
      • Fitness gym (free student membership)
      • A la carte restaurant, Bistro 36
  • B: Princess Drive Campus
    • Address:
    • Princess Drive
    • Liverpool
    • L14 9ND
    • Telephone number:
    • Main: 01514775850
    • Website:
    • www.knowsleycollege.ac.uk
    • Email address:
    • info@knowsleycollege.ac.uk
    • More information:
    • Princess Drive is our state of the art, low-carbon campus and is the base for the college’s Construction and Engineering courses.

      Located a short distance from the Roby Campus is the Princess Drive Campus – our Centre of Excellence for Advanced Manufacturing and Technology. Dedicated to the development of industry standard skills, students who study here take advantage of state of the art equipment that is used in many manufacturing and technology organisations, making their KCC qualification extremely desirable to employers.

      Features

      • Industry standard facilities that include Bridgeport CNC machine, milling and lathe equipment
      • Dedicated construction, painting & decorating workshops
      • Modern, comfortable classrooms designed to suite all types of learning