Our core values are to

  • Put the Learner first
  • Deliver the highest quality in all that we do

TO PROMOTE A FAIR, OPEN AND RESPECTFUL CULTURE

PUT THE LEARNER FIRST;
We believe that:

  • Recognising the success of our students leads to the success of our College.
  • Our students should enjoy, achieve and benefit from their experience at Bard of Avon and develop as individuals.
  • All staff are here to serve the educational and training needs of our students through excellent teaching and support services.
  • Our literature and information should be clear, accurate, useful, accessible and informative.

DELIVER THE HIGHEST QUALITY IN ALL THAT WE DO

We believe that:

  • We should all strive for quality in all that we do.
  • Staff at all levels should be focused on improving the quality of teaching and learning and the student experience.
  • Staff should have access to regular, high quality and relevant development opportunities to assist them in carrying out their role in the College.
  • We must assess our quality levels by benchmarking our academic and financial achievements with comparable establishments.

PROMOTE A FAIR, OPEN AND RESPECTFUL CULTURE

We believe that:

  • A responsive ethos will ensure our College is successful, resulting in valued students and staff.
  • Every individual should be treated with respect, courtesy and fairness.
  • We should respect the rights and beliefs of each other, regardless of gender, marital status, age, disability, race, religion, sexual orientation or position within the organisation.
  • The underlying behaviours of these core values are defined in our policies and procedures for learners, staff and managers and guide the way in which we act