Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Further Education College
  • Year established:
    1956
  • Website:
    http://www.warrington.ac.uk
  • UK locations:
    North West
  • Contact
    • Winwick Road, Warrington, Cheshire, WA2 8QA

About Warrington Collegiate


What is it like to work for Warrington Collegiate

Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Warrington Collegiate’s training plan has five key elements: 1. Leadership. In 2011, the organisation re-organised the collegiate in response to Ofsted feedback and national public spending cuts. 2. Teaching & Learning. Warrington Collegiate’s extensive teaching and learning training programme provides workshops and coaching to ensure that their teachers can excel in their roles. 3. Professional updating. All individuals continuously update their professional skills to ensure they are leading edge and deliver to future industry needs. 4. Mandatory training. A mandatory training programme is provided to all staff covering Health & Safety, Safeguarding and Equality & Diversity. Developments are underway to introduce an on-line refresher programme in these areas. 5. Engagement. In 2011, they ran a programme of workshops for all staff designed to meet their personal priorities and needs. These fun workshops include: motor vehicle maintenance, personal finance, healthy cooking, building a barbeque, Zumba and stress busting.
My Team
My Team
Warrington Collegiate provides college staff with Christmas Parties with prizes, food, drinks and fun.
My Company
My Company
Warrington Collegiate conducts surveys and creates focus groups where they informally solicit feedback. The organisation communicates the results of surveys and solicits action plans, then assigns owners and creates reviews and evaluates plans.

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Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    10% of staff undertake charitable activities during business hours

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Pensions
    Pensions

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:

    15%

  • UK sites:

    2

  • Male : Female:

    34% / 66%

  • Average Age:

    44

  • Staff:

    478

  • Earning £35,000+:

    5%

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