The Manchester College Group is a large scale social enterprise which has learning, skills, development and transitional services at the heart of its mission. We deliver a comprehensive package of services for learners in custody and the community enabling progression into education, training and employment.

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Students moved by hate crime awareness events

A poster calling for an end to hate crime, designed by a student at The Manchester College, has won a competition run by the Greater Manchester Police (GMP) community safety team. The poster was used to promote the anti- hate crime ...


 

A leap forward for education and skills

The Manchester College is proud to be part of the UK’s first integrated education and skills group and the largest social enterprise in the UK, dedicated to learning, training and employment.

Today saw The Manchester College ...

 

College celebrate CBE award

The Manchester College’s Chair of Governors, Cllr Sue Murphy, has been made a CBE in the New Year’s Honours 2016.

Cllr Murphy, who is Deputy Leader of Manchester City Council and councillor for Brooklands in Wythenshawe, received ...

 

The Manchester College launches new justice organisation Novus

The Manchester College Group today launched its new justice-sector focussed organisation Novus, a not-for-profit large scale social enterprise dedicated to delivering education, training and employability programmes in more than 100 ...


 

Inspirational garden wins award at RHS Tatton Flower Show

Staff and prisoners at HMP and YOI Styal and The Manchester College were presented with the Silver award in the ‘Show garden’ category at this year’s RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park.

The garden, entitled ‘Picking Up the Pieces’, ...
'Picking Up the Pieces' garden at RHS Tatton Park

 

The Manchester College responds to Michael Gove’s call for prisoners who study hard to get early release

The Manchester College welcomes the Justice Secretary’s proposal to tackle persistent re-offending by liberating prisoners through learning.

The Manchester College is the largest supplier of prisoner education in the country. ...
Peter Cox, MD of The Manchester College's Justice Division

 

MBE for prison tutor from The Manchester College

Andy Dennis, a tutor from The Manchester College who works at HMP Maidstone, has been awarded an MBE for his services to prison education and skills.

Andy started his career as a builder but changed direction in 1991 when he ...
Andy Dennis MBE

 

Opportunities Within Offender Learning

Have you ever considered working with offenders? Do you want to work in an environment where you can really make a difference?

The Manchester College Group is a large-scale social enterprise which has learning, skills, ...

 

The Manchester College staff finish the 10K…and Michael’s going to Myrtle!

Staff at The Manchester College ran the Morrisons Great Manchester Run last week to help a student with a rare syndrome go to a family retreat in the USA. Staff and students have been raising money throughout the year to help Michael ...

Some of The Manchester College 10K team

 

The Manchester College and Manchester Metropolitan University join forces in ground-breaking partnership

One of the largest and most significant higher and further education partnerships in the country has been formed by The Manchester College and Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) which will make a major impact on the regional and ...

L-R: John Thornhill and John Brooks