Maths, English and ESOL

Subject Overview

The Maths and English Department delivers a wide range of qualifications all externally accredited by Edexcel ranging from Entry Level(s) through to GCSE accreditation.

Functional Skills are offered in both subjects and taught on a part-time basis with both daytime and evening lessons. Accreditation is available from Entry Level 1 up to Level 2. These adult return to learn courses are free of charge.

GCSEs in Maths and English are offered on a part-time basis both daytime and evenings. Tuition is free and both are externally examined.

ESOL – We teach English for Speakers of Other Languages from Entry (E) 1 through to Level (L) 2. There are 3 separate courses available to suit your level of English: Speaking and Listening, Reading and Writing.


Monday 6th January            

10.30 a.m. -12.00 midday              2.30 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.


Tuesday 7th January            

12.30 p.m. – 2.00 p.m.                    4.00 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.


Wednesday 8th January      

1.00 p.m. – 2.30 p.m.                      4.00 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.


Thursday 9th January 

10.30 a.m. – 12.00 midday             2.00 p.m. – 3.30 p.m.


To enrol on ESOL, you need to bring to these sessions:

*NI number (if you have one),

*proof of residency (for non-EU residents),

*ability to pay for the course, OR

*documents in support of being in receipt of certain benefits.

Classes may be free if you earn < £16,009.50 p.a.


Please contact our enrolment team on 01325 503030 for further information.

ESOL Booklet 2019 is available HERE to download.

Course NameCourse Type / DurationAwarding BodyActions
(ESOL) English for Speakers of Other LanguagesPart Time FundedRead More
English Skills (Distance Learning)Full TimeRead More
Functional Skills EnglishPart Time FundedRead More
Functional Skills MathematicsPart Time FundedRead More
L5 Subject Specialism in Teaching EnglishPart Time FundedRead More
Level 3 Personal Skills in Teaching EnglishPart Time Non FundedRead More
Level 3 Personal Skills in Teaching MathsPart Time Non FundedRead More
Level 3 Personal Skills in Teaching MathsPart Time Non FundedASCENTISRead More
Maths Skills (Distance Learning)Full TimeRead More