North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
About Motherwell College
Motherwell College is a mixed, non-denominational further education college in North Lanarkshire and is one of the six campuses forming the New College Lanarkshire. The other five sites are based in Coatbridge, Cumebernauld, Broadwood, Kirkintilloch and Hamilton.
Motherwell College opened in 2009 and is the biggest campus at New College Lanarkshire. It is based on a £70 million learning site with facilities including a hair and beauty training salon, training restaurant and engineering building. A £2.3 million HGV Training Centre opened in 2014. Students living far away from the site have the option of staying at the college’s on-site accommodation.
Principal and Chief Executive
Values and vision
Motherwell College wants all students to gain the experience and skills to allow for them to fulfil their ambitions and goals for the future. The college works to provide pupils with industry links and experience, along with practical classroom learning so that they feel inspired and enjoy their time learning. It is important to the college that all students feel supported and cared for, and works to ensure that a wide range of support is in place, such as counselling and careers advice. Students are encouraged to voice their views on life at the college so that their views are represented, with the opportunity of getting involved with the Student Association. As part of North Lanarkshire College, Motherwell College has received a number of recognitions, including being named the Best College in the UK at the WorldSkills awards.
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