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About us

Part of East Kent Colleges Group’s family, EKC Sheppey College offers a range of study options for school leavers and adults.

Joining College opens up a world of opportunities which could lead you into your perfect career. We aim to give you an outstanding experience that will help you develop your skills and achieve your personal aspirations. 

At EKC Sheppey College, we offer a variety of courses and excellent rates of success. Our students often exceed their own expectations, and many go on to continue their studies at University or find great employment opportunities. 

Our courses have been developed to meet the needs of everyone, whether they are school leavers or an adult returning back to education.  Our facilities has been designed for flexibility, with a refurbishment in 2018. 

Our industry expert tutors help you to understand the variety of job roles there are in your chosen industry and show you how to get started on a career you love. Our tutors have the knowledge needed to teach you the much needed skills that employers are looking for. 

We offer our students work experience opportunities throughout their course, which ensures you know the skills and attitude expected of you by employers, as well as giving you valuable experience within your chosen industry which can be used on your CV. We have industry liason officers in place for each department, ensuring you get the guidance you need to gain relevant and useful work experience, and they can also help you with creating your CV and applying for jobs. 

Our courses are created based on trips and competitions that you will take part in throughout out the year. Our students enter competitions against other students and Colleges on a regional and national level to give you the experience and confidence needed to enter employment. Our students also go on a range of trips relevant to their course, which allows you to gain a deeper understanding of the job roles and how you can get started on a career you love. 

As a student at EKC Sheppey College, you will be within walking distance of all major transport links and the high street, allowing you to explore the surroundings of our small town during your breaks or after College.

Whether you are a school leaver, adult or employer, be inspired and discover the possibilities we can offer, for you to achieve your goals and ambitions by coming along to one of our Open Days or browse and apply for courses online. 

Our Leadership

Our senior leadership team are committed to ensuring outstanding outcomes for learners, developing the economic and social prosperity of our local community and ensuring EKC Sheppey College is a prestigious, high-quality place to work.

Local College Board

Local College Boards are an integral part of EKC Group Governance Structure. These ensure our Colleges connect and deliver more fully for their localities, firmly embedding them within the community.


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We’re part of six community-based colleges

Our mission is to play a leading role for East Kent in developing the economic and social prosperity of the diverse communities we serve.