Inclusive creative opportunities
A local offer – a different approach to post-16 education and work experience.
“Being a student at Pinc College. has made me think more about the future, careers and also open up to the idea of voluntary work and apprenticeships.”
“It has given my art a purpose and a goal. I would be thinking I would just do retail but now I can see what I can do with my art in the future”
The Specialist College for creative education in the North West, focusing on creative study programme pathways for 16-25 year olds.
Our Creative Learning Studios operate from within and in partnership with Arts and Heritage organisations, for an alternative approach, with enhanced careers and progression opportunities. We support additional/high needs routes to wellbeing, attainment, sustained engagement and employment.
“I have seen confidence grow, life experiences broaden and more importantly a love of learning reignited. A brilliant partnership to be part of.”
Council SEND Lead
Being a student at Pinc College. has made me think more about the future and careers and also open up to the idea of voluntary work and apprenticeships. I’m open to the idea of pathways that I did not know about before…
Study Programmes and Curriculum Content
Our framework for purposeful learning
- Individual, person-centred approach to teaching, learning, and assessment, reflecting the four pathways of preparation for adulthood
- Our curriculum focuses on Art Design and Craft attainment and qualifications. Functional skills such as English, Maths, Communication and ICT are embedded throughout each individual study programme. Where students aged 16-18, and 19-25 with an EHC Plan, have not attained the required grades in English and Maths, our study programmes will comply with the ESFA condition of funding regulations.
- Engage Inc. is our full time creative learning framework, giving access to level 2 and 3 qualifications, over 1 or 2 years, with work experience.
- Students may choose to complete our Link Inc. KS4 pathway project, Imagine Inc. summer school or Engage Inc study programme before commencing our Engage Inc. + supported internship
“Pinc College. is providing the ideal environment for my daughter’s learning. I couldn’t ask for anything more.”