KITE COLLEGE OPENING HOURS

STAFF

Mon to Thurs 8.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
Fri 8.00 a.m. to 3.30 p.m.

KITE LEARNERS

Entry to building from 8.15 a.m. Mon to Fri
Lessons Mon to Thurs 8.45 a.m. to 3.30 p.m.
Lessons Fri 8.45 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

Learner programmes are run over 3 days on site and timetables will be issued to individuals at induction.

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Open Day

Our next Open Day is on:

Wednesday 20th March 2024

Please click here for more info. and to book

Learner Attendance

Please email the College to let us know about any absence today (or any future planned absence) at:
attendance@kite-college.org

Please note that for us to authorise any medical or other appointments or any planned absence, we request that you send us a copy of related documents.

For Safeguarding Concerns

On offer at Kite College

A Safe, Nurturing College

We ensure all our learners are given equal opportunity to engage in college life by putting their individual needs at the forefront of their learning. Programmes are taught in smaller teaching groups to allow a more focused approach to teaching whilst building confidence and developing independence.

You can purchase light meals, refreshments, and snacks in our College Canteen throughout the day. We also provide a breakfast club and subsidise meals for those who are entitled to Free School Meals.
NB: Make sure you advise the kitchen staff if you have any allergies.

Staff who care

Our specialist staff are here to support you in every aspect of your journey into adulthood.

We offer access to counselling, support with mental wellbeing and guidance on how to manage your emotions.

Here are some of our popular programmes

Construction Multi Skills

Our Construction and Multi Skills programme offers vocational training from Entry Level to Level 2 in Carpentry/Joinery, Bricklaying, Wall & Floor Tiling, Heating & Plumbing, Painting & Decorating, Plastering and Electrical.

Hair and Beauty

Our fully equipped and fully functioning Hair & Beauty Salon operates as working salon in which you will have the opportunity to make bookings, meet and greet clients and learn the basis of the Hair and Beauty Industry, and complete Entry Level and Level 1 in Hair Dressing, with progression onto Beauty.

Motor Vehicle Technology

Our range of automotive programmes will train you for many facets of the automotive industry.  Whether you want to learn about motor vehicle maintenance repair, or vehicle body and paint repairs.

ICT

We offer complete City & Guilds ITQs for IT Users (7574) Level 1 & Level 2. These courses cover a range of subjects including word processing, spreadsheets, using email and the Internet, personal information management & more.

Preparation for Learning

The Entry Level 3 – Level 2 Award & Certificate is ideally suited to 16-23-year-old learners who have successfully completed, or are working towards the Entry Level 3/Level 1, or have GCSE’s D-F. The programme is suitable for those who need to build their confidence and self-esteem to achieve at a level suiting their ability.

Curriculum Overview

Our learners benefit from personalised vocational programmes which are designed to give learners the knowledge and confidence they need to transition into sustainable employment and a healthy adult life.

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Helping young people achieve their Goals & aspirations

The overarching aim of KITE College is to ensure all learners with learning difficulties achieve their aspirations by equipping them with the necessary life skills to transition into sustainable employment or training and adulthood.  We focus on:

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Bespoke learning programmes tailored around the learners' EHCP

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Building confidence & developing independence

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Life skills to promote independent living

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Providing a real college experience on a smaller scale than in mainstream colleges

COMMUNICATION IS KEY

We believe that when communication is effective, learners, parents/ carers and staff all benefit. As such we have a whole sub-section of our website dedicated to both learners and parents/carers:

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LEARNER PAGES

For information and guidance on preparing to join KITE College, understanding your EHCP and other useful resources please visit our Learner Pages.

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PARENT/CARER PAGES

For information and guidance on supporting your young person whilst at KITE College, including understanding their EHCP, and chance to have your say on our Parent/Carer Forum, please visit our Parent/Carer Pages.

Affiliations & Accreditations

Get in Touch

Phone

01795 476450

Email

info@kite-college.org

Address

Unit 1 & 2, Bonham Drive, Eurolink Business Park, Sittingbourne, ME10 3RY