Statement of Purpose

Our VisionĀ 

New College Durham will be recognised as a leading provider of Further and Higher Education in the North East region, nationally and internationally.

Our Contribution

New College Durham will contribute to social, economic and environmental well-being, changing lives for the better by enabling people of all abilities to fulfil their potential in work and in the community through high quality professional, technical and general education.

Our Values

As an employer and learning organisation, we will:

  • maintain a safe and inclusive environment in which students can learn, achieve and progress;
  • achieve and maintain high standards in everything that we do;
  • celebrate achievement in learning for people of all abilities;
  • act fairly, openly and transparently;
  • conduct our activities in a manner which makes a positive contribution to sustainability and the environment in a global economy;
  • fulfil our commitment to equality and diversity and the rights of others;
  • work in partnership with those who share our vision and values.