The Learning Institute provides opportunities for individuals and communities through high quality education, training and research programmes that challenge personal barriers and promote social inclusion.
Based in the South West of England, we offer courses in Cornwall (Camborne, Roche), Devon (Exeter, Ilfracombe, Plymouth), Dorset (Poole), Gloucestershire (Tewkesbury, Winterbourne) and London (Northolt, Southwark).
With dedicated tutors and support for our students, trainees and apprentices, we’re with you all the way.
Develop your career working with children and young people. With taught sessions once a week, and a blend of face-to-face and live online learning, our foundation degrees are designed to help you balance study, work and home demands. You’ll be working or volunteering with children alongside your studies, enabling you to link theory and practice and potentially earn while you learn.
Advancing Practice BA (Hons) (four pathways available: Early Years Professional | Inclusive Education | Learning and Education | Mental Health and Wellbeing of Children and Young People)
Advance your professional practice for effective working with children, young people, their families and communities. With taught sessions once a week, and a combination of face-to-face and live online learning, our top-up degree is designed to help you balance study with your existing commitments.
Improve your knowledge and leadership skills, enhance your professional profile and engage in high level enquiry relating to leadership or inclusion and special educational needs and disabilities. These part-time MA courses are delivered over three years, with a combination of face-to-face live online learning.
Learn from outstanding, practising teachers and experience all aspects of school life on our school-based primary and secondary postgraduate teacher training courses. Delivered over one academic year, with placements in at least two of our partner schools.
Develop your knowledge, skills and behaviours on the job with our professional development programmes. These courses can be funded through the Apprenticeship Levy.
New higher education opportunities in #Westbury! Drop in to our info session at @ProjectWestbury tomorrow to find out how you could develop a career working with children and young people, and earn while you learn! #earlyyears #education #inclusion #mentalhealth #foundationdegree https://t.co/8WHqaADiry
Westcountry Schools Trust is seeking to appoint a number of HR opportunities The expansion of the WeST HR team could provide the opportunity to take the next exciting step in your journey. For more information, please use the link below https://t.co/W0EHsYSoMA https://t.co/YflXAWryOo
Don't forget, we're at Morley Meadow Primary School in #Plymstock this evening - drop in to find out more about our foundation degrees, and how you can train to teach with @westcountryST, working in partnership with @worcester_uni #getintoteaching #education #learning #degree https://t.co/0srQxkrKkL
An inspiring, informative keynote speech from Dame Esther Rantzen as she tells us about the amazing work done by #Childline since it's launch on 30th October 1986 #safeguarding #childprotection #BabcockSafeguarding https://t.co/93GLq78p0p
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