Our Purpose and Mission
Bath College is a people oriented organisation fundamentally concerned with skills, education and training. We see our role as working with people and organisations to improve outcomes for individuals, businesses, communities and economies. As such we have defined our core purpose and mission as:
- TALENT DEVELOPMENT
- CAREER DEVELOPMENT
- PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
We will work with new and emerging talent to prepare them to excel and to meet the needs of current or future employers. We will actively contribute to developing the careers of individuals through the provision of education and training. We will work with people from across our communities to develop their skills, to improve their life chances and to give them a passion for learning new things or mastering existing skills.
Our aim is to be recognised as one of the stars of the learning and skills sector. We want to become excellent in everything we do so that our students and staff can reap the benefits of being part of a highly successful organisation. As such, through this new strategic intentions framework and vision, we have set ourselves our most demanding challenge yet. By 2020 Bath College will:
- Become the country’s most enterprising community college, focusing on collaboration and innovation
- Unashamedly celebrate the world of work and professional and technical education and training
- Celebrate emerging talent and be the first choice for those who want to enter the world of work or improve their place in it
- Make our students highly employable and enterprising by developing the skills employers want
- Be a place for the community to keep learning and for businesses to grow and develop
- Impact positively on the West of England economy and play an active role in economic development and regeneration
- Value the efforts and talents of our people and further develop their skills, impacting positively on their careers.
Equality and Diversity
At Bath College we are committed to maintaining a respectful community where all of our students and staff can learn develop and grow within a dignified and safe place.
Bath Education Trust (BET)
BET is a partnership and collaboration of key education providers and businesses in Bath and North East Somerset.