College House is a five time Ofsted 'Outstanding' residential provision, offering 13 beds and an extended curriculum for learners aged 16-18 who have mild learning difficulties. It is open Monday to Thursday, term-time only and is located six miles away from the main campus.
During college hours, learners attend the Foundation Level course for Skills for Independence and Work at Eastleigh College, and in the evenings they are supported in developing skills for independent living.
There is a staff team of six, including a manager, two keyworkers and three sleeping-in staff.
College House is committed to supporting students to achieve the best outcomes, providing them with the competencies, choices and the opportunity to take their place as valued members of the College and their community, and to enjoy their right to respect, participation, self-determination and personal value.
Lucas wins 'Against All Odds' in Aspiration Awards
Judges in the 2021 NCFE Aspiration Awards selected Lucas Renyard from Eastleigh College as the winner of the ‘Against All Odds’ category, which recognises exceptional learners who have overcome difficult personal circumstances to achieve success in education. He wins a £250 prize to help him as he moves on to university.
94% of learners say they would recommend the College to a friend and overall satisfaction climbs
Upon completion of their courses a total of 781 learners aged 16-19 took part in the annual exit survey that benchmarked Eastleigh College positively against 1,377,178 responses from over 100 Colleges across the country.