Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
About Neath College
Grwp Colegau NPTC Group of Colleges (normally abbreviated to NPTC Group) is a large body of further education colleges located across Neath, Port Talbot and Powys, Wales. The college was first established in 2013, following a merger of two other further education colleges in the local area. As a result, NPTC Group is able to boast of a wide range of modern teaching and recreational facilities. The college takes on learners from an extremely economically diverse area, and as such offers a broad range of full and part-time courses in order to accommodate for a range of people.
CEO and Principal
Mr Mark Dacey
Values and Vision
Owing to its size, NPTC Group is able to offer a huge range of different courses for a variety of learners. This includes a number of courses aimed at younger school-leavers aged 16-18, who make up a large proportion of the full-time students at the college, but also a series of vocational and professional qualifications, as well as foundation degrees. In addition to this, the college also has on offer a number of higher education BAs and BScs.
“The group has effective processes in place for evaluating its performance across all sector subject areas. Course staff and heads of schools analyse performance at course level well to identify strengths and areas for improvement. Heads of school agree actions plans with course staff for underperforming courses. Course and subject teams take responsibility for improving performance”