Hedleys College is a high quality specialist further education and training provider for young people aged 16-25 with a range of learning difficulties and disabilities.

Our College

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Our Ethos

Achieve, Believe and Succeed

The principle is underpinned by The Percy Hedley Foundation ethos of Achievement for All.

We believe in offering a holistic person centred curriculum to support our students to achieve their full potential

Our Curriculum

Hedleys College curriculum promotes equality of opportunity, maximisation of students’ individual abilities and promotes the love of learning while installing the value that they should all ‘Achieve, Believe and succeed’.

We provide opportunities for

learning and development of students’ awareness, understanding, knowledge and skills that promote independence and prepare the student for transition to adult life.

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A warm welcome from the College Principal

Joanne Rees-Proud

I would like to wish you a very warm welcome to Hedleys College.

The college is a happy, vibrant and challenging education provider and we welcome students and their families to work with us.

Hedleys College aims to empower students with skills and confidence in their personal goals and aspirations to achieve, believe and succeed during their transition into adulthood.

We are always here to answer any questions that you may have. Don’t hesitate to get in touch.

If you would like to arrange a visit to Hedleys College please contact our:
Student Assessment and Recruitment Coordinator, Kasha Gorowska on 0191 212 7853 or email collegeplaces@percyhedley.org.uk

Joanne Rees-Proud, College Principal

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Admissions and Assessment

Each student will follow our admissions process to ensure we are able to meet their needs.

Our Learning Programmes

High quality further specialist education for young people aged 16-25 with a range of learning difficulties and disabilities.

Parents and Families

We aim to support you and your family throughout your child’s education with us.

Support Us

Find out how you can get involved with supporting our great charity across the North East.


Take a look at the Hedleys College prospectus

The Team

Learn more about our amazing staff

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