Health, Care and Education

Brief Summary

Get the skills to teach

Whether you’re looking to expand your current skills as a Teaching Assistant or aspire to become a fully qualified Teacher, our expert tutors will take you through everything you need to know to achieve your goals.

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Graduates will inspire the next generation with their passion for learning. Careers in this industry could see you teaching age groups from early years right through to post-14 education.

What our students say

“I’ve progressed from Apprenticeship to Degree and my dream job of becoming a teacher is one step closer.”

Lauren Porter, BA (Hons) Post Compulsory Education. Read her story here

"I think we're really lucky to have the College on our doorstep. I enjoyed studying here when I was younger, and I've enjoyed it as an adult too!

Susan Goddard, BA (Hons) Post Compulsory Education. Read her story here


Education is based at our North Road site in Poole. You'll have access to fantastic facilities and expert tutors to help progress your career.

From courses to careers!

Thinking about your career - at The Bournemouth & Poole College we know that getting a good qualification is only part of the story. It's what it leads to that's really important. Our interactive widget below can help you understand some of the careers that our courses lead too, with average salries, current employment and predicted growth over the next couple of years. 

Got a question?

We are on hand to answer any queries you have, so don’t hesitate to contact us.