The warmth and charm of our centres and our dedicated team across all our sites offer a calm safe space where a sense of community thrives. Individuals from all backgrounds and ages are recognised by staff and each other, our diversity exposes us to different experiences and opinions that help learners grow.

Step Up

Becoming a Learner Representative is a great way to make a real difference to your learning environment. The role gets your voice heard, develops your skills, looks good on your CV and ultimately improves your employability. Speak to your tutor or ask at reception for more details.


Interested in becoming a volunteer at college? Volunteers are a vital part of our organisation and it is our aim to ensure everyone gets the most out of their time whilst at college. We have various volunteering opportunities to suit your needs. For further information please contact the Additional Learning Support Manager on 01702 445700.

Student Union

If you are a learner attending an accredited course, the College is affiliated with the National Union of Students (NUS) – Giving you access to discounts at places like Pizza Hut, Odeon, New Look and Amazon to name a few.


Being part of Southend Adult Community College doesn’t end when your course is over. By joining our Alumni you can continue to take advantage of some of our facilities, enjoy further opportunities, promotions and crucially, be a part of our future. Email for more information.