Life at Nacro Boston Education Centre
We are proud of our education community. We want every student to maximise the opportunities and learning experienced available, broadening your skills – both personally and professionally. That’s why we have our Nacro Education Charter, outlining what we provide for you, and what we ask you to bring to our community. You can learn more about what to expect while studying at Nacro Education here.
At Nacro Boston Education Centre, we build strong, supportive relationships to help you feel safe, motivated and valued. We offer:
- Places for local young people to achieve qualifications
- Professional, experienced, and dedicated staff
- Small class sizes
- Face-to-face learning, feedback, and support for every learner
- Career advice and enrichment activities
- GCSE retakes and functional skills in English and Maths
- Opportunity for work experience in your chosen industry
- Financial support and resources to attend courses.
To learn more about learner life and services we have to offer, see our What to expect at Nacro Education information.
Working closely with the Boston community
We work within our community, establishing partnerships and helping bring the local area closer together. Because of our partnerships, every learner has the chance to take part in valuable work experience and engage with a number of localised businesses.
Shining a light on our courses
At Nacro Boston Education Centre, we offer additional courses to all of our learners, giving multiple opportunities to expand their CVs.
Boston Careers Fair
The Boston Career Fair is an event run by Department for Work and Pensions, and we have a partnership where our students are able to get involved in the management and operational side of the event. Each year, over 50 employers attend, with students having the opportunity to get involved in all aspects of the event. From planning, support set-up of stands, assisting attendees, to creating promotional materials. Providing a fantastic opportunity to develop your communication, leadership and project management skills.
National Careers Week
At Nacro Boston Education Centre we give you the opportunity to meet with local and national employers, in the industries you’re most interested in. As part of National Careers Week, we host internal events and arrange work experiences so you can discuss your career ambitions and goals with employers, and gain the employability skills to build your CV.
Employers we have worked with include: Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue, Nestle, Althaus, Poly Pipe, and Rachel France (Bio-Mechanics).