Askham Bryan College

About Askham Bryan College


Askham Bryan College is a specialist land based college and offer a large range of courses which will set you up for a career doing what you feel passionate about. Whether you are leaving school, interested in degree-level courses, want an apprenticeship or would like to take up a new activity or learn new skills to help you do your job and improve your job prospects, Askham Bryan College is such a great place to study.

As one of the top colleges in the UK, graded as ’good’ for our teaching and ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted for our care provision and accommodation, we pride ourselves on making all of our students feel welcome and providing a great learning experience. 

Our Mission

To be the college of choice for land-based and land-related learning across the North of England.

Our Values

1. We are passionate about animals, plants and the great outdoors

2. Quality education underpins everything we do

3. We are inclusive

4. We respect the individual

5. We keep our promises

6. We protect financial security

As one of the leading land-based colleges in the country, we have over 400 permanent staff, in addition to a number of part-time tutors. We employ a range of staff, details of our current vacancies are shown here.

Askham Bryan College has two residential campuses, in York and in Penrith, as well as Centres throughout the North of England. The College is committed to providing Equality of Opportunity and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We are also committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults at the College,  and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All successful applicants for employment are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check.

Curriculum Areas:

  •  Agriculture
  •  Animal Management
  •  Countryside and the Environment
  •  Engineering
  •  Equine
  •  Floristry
  •  Horticulture
  •  Motorsport
  •  Professional Tree Surgery
  •  Outdoor Adventure Sport
  •  Sports Development, Coaching and Fitness
  •  Uniformed Public Services
  •  Veterinary Nursing
  •  Maths and English
  •  Foundation Learning

At Newton Rigg: Health, Social Care and Childhood Studies, Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy, Forestry, Business and Rural Tourism

Non-Curriculum Areas:

  •  Student Support Services
  •  Student Records
  •  Supported Learning
  •  Learning Resource Centre 
  •  Human Resources
  •  Marketing
  •  MIS
  •  Finance
  •  IT
  •  Premises


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