Parent's Guide

Parent's Guide
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Recently the law has changed about leaving education.
Young people must stay in some form of education or training until their 18th birthday; if you were born on or after 1st September 1997.

The options are

Why choose Southend Adult Community College?

We are always happy to talk to young people and their parents, come to our drop-in sessions every Thursday afternoon or an open event if you want to find out more.

We also offer a great choice of courses for adults, whether you want to learn new skills or improve your career prospects. We can help you get where you want to be.

While your son or daughter attends College our Apprentice Manager or 16-19 Manager are always happy to talk and meet with parents to discuss their progress and help them succeed.

For more information contact:
Judy Taylor, Apprenticeship Manager on 01702 444581 or email 
Debbie Angel, 16-19 Manager on 01702 445719 or email 

Click here >> to download A parent's guide to Apprenticeships from 


We are core members of The Anti-Bullying Alliance (ABA), it was founded Anti-Bullying Allianceby the NSPCC and the National Children's Bureau in 2002. ABA brings together a wide range of national organisations with the aim of reducing bullying and creating safer environments, in which children and young people can live, grow, play and learn.