Student Support

The Safeguarding Team

Boston College have a designated team to help with any concerns you might have about your own or someone else's safety in regards to bullying, harassment, abuse or neglect.

You can find out more about safeguarding in the 'Safeguarding Learners Policy'.

If you would like to speak to a member of the 'Safeguarding Team', please call 01205 365701 and ask for 'Safeguarding'

The College's Learner Involvement Coordinator gives you a say through the Learner Voice, as well as arranging activities and events across the College for BC Student Union.

Learner Support Officers can work with you on any difficulties and issues which are preventing you from achieving your goals and finding a positive way forward.

If you are unsure in which direction to go, Boston College's Matrix accredited Careers Team are on hand to help you make the right choice for you. The Career Advisers offer FREE Career Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) available before you start college,whilst you are studying at college and when you are ready to take your next steps.

Find out more information on the 'Careers Advice and Guidance' page.

Attendance Monitors check attendance and absence, they are here to help you succeed and refer you to help and advice if you are having issues attending college. If you have appointments such as the dentist, please could these be made outside of your normal college hours.

If you can not attend College, you must inform the College by calling the switchboard on 01205 365701 and select option '2'.

Further options can be found on the reverse of your Student ID badge.

Our Bursary Administrator is on hand to help you with any financial support you may be able to apply for.

Visit our 'Financial Assistance' page for further information on financial support.

Offering a safe and confidential service, the College's Counsellors are available for you and staff to talk about any personal issues you may have.

Boston College's Information Officers have all the information you need on courses and services available throughout the College and further a field should you need it.

The College's Inclusive Learning Team provides support to many students with a range of individual needs. Whether you require personal care, one to one support in class, exam access arrangements or mentoring, we have staff to help you enjoy your time at college and achieve your true potential.

Contact us...

The College's Learner Service Team is based within the Rochford Campus. You can ask to speak to a member of the team by visiting Main Reception or contacting them on 01205 313218.


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