Frequently Asked Questions

E-mail info@learninglife.org.uk or contact 01207 508323 for help, support and guidance.

Yes, we love to welcome potential learners or stakeholders to come and see us, get in touch to arrange a visit.

This depends on the type of provision (all provision is subject to a funding application). For example, the young person’s care coordinator can help explain social care provision. The Improvement and Progression Team can explain how education funding is allocated. Some parents/carers fund places in College directly. Marie Matthewson can be contacted on 01207 508323 and will answer any queries you have.

All provision is subject to funding, please contact Marie Matthewson on 01207 508323 for further information.

We are open 51 weeks a year, 8.00am-4.00pm Monday to Friday except for bank holidays and public holidays (please note, Education learners attend 38 weeks per year).

A 2 course Lunch can be provided in College if ordered in advance. The cost is £3 per day.
For further details please contact 01207 508323.

We currently require Supply Staff with immediate start and require Volunteers in the following sectors:

  • Administration
  • Care
  • Education
  • Marketing
  • Fundraising
  • Gardening duties at Blackhill and Gibside.

(Please click on the link for more information).

You can read more about our current aims and targets on our donations page or contact us directly to find out how to submit your generous donation. We can also accept donations directly via BACS, our details are: Learning for Life | 93665607 | 20-33-51

Voluntary donations are muchly appreciated please contact us here.

Our Statement of Purpose is currently under review. You will be able to view it here shortly or contact us at info@learninglife.org.uk to find out about our other policies.

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