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Young Caterer Offered Dream Job

In In the Press, News, on the 14th, September 2018

Former Darlington College student Thomas Hoare has accepted a position as kitchen assistant with Broadacres Housing Association, Northallerton, at its extra care housing facility The Orchards, in Brompton-on-Swale, North Yorkshire. Thomas, 19, of Bedale, who was offered the role after completing his Level 1...

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GCSE English and maths results significantly improve on last year due to innovation in the classroom.

In Adults, Employers, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 30th, August 2018

English and maths lecturers at Darlington College were rewarded with GSCE results 25 and 16 per cent better than last year, respectively, after adopting a new approach with their students. The successful results came against a backdrop of being judged for the first time...

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Darlington College students display their inspired works of art at a public exhibition in the town’s Kings Head Mercure Hotel

In In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 19th, June 2018

Darlington College students displayed their inspired works of art at a public exhibition in the town’s Kings Head Mercure Hotel. Featuring more than 40 pieces of original work in fine art, photography and graphic design, the exhibition also included work by adult learners attending...

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A young photographer has made art out of her arachnophobia in an end of year showcase to remember.

In News, on the 11th, June 2018

“I absolutely hate spiders but used a skin that one had shed, which I just about coped with,” said the 18-year-old, of Crook. “I think it will be equally scary showing all my work at the end of year showcase but also thrilling too.”...

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Students Create Own Interactive Aircraft Simulator

In In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 25th, May 2018

Senior lecturer in electrical electronics and mechatronic engineering Steven Corner said: “Model building, hand skills and following instructions are all a basic part of the Level 1 engineering course and we have brought all of these elements together in creating our aircraft simulator. “With...

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Darlington College Awarded Leading Light Status by Google For Education Partner

In News, on the 23rd, May 2018

Darlington College has been awarded leading light status by Google for Education partner Vitalize Consultancy for the successful implementation of Google Classroom tools and technology throughout the college. The free Google software platform gives course tutors and students a seamlessly integrated system designed to...

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