Everyone here at PACA Adult Learning would like to pass on their congratulations to Lisa Goodman, who has just been accepted at the University of Nottingham on a highly competitive course: BSc Humanistic Counselling Practice! Lisa has just passed the Access course. She started a few years ago at PACA doing mental health 1 and […]
Access courses are a great way for Adults who perhaps didn’t achieve their academic potential first time or might not have what they think are the right qualifications such as A levels to make their dream of university a reality. Come and talk to us: we have many students – who never thought they could […]
PACA Adult Learning is looking for a part time sessional / ad-hoc Internal Quality Assessor in Creative and Digital Media. To get more information, please click here.
We would like to remind all our students that half term is next week (13th February to 17th February). Please refer to your tutor regarding any work or extra classes over half term. We hope you have a great break!
In partnership with our partners in the city we are championing free access to courses for those with mild to moderate mental health challenges. All contact details below.
Two Level 2 apprenticeship opportunities for people with the right focus, energy and commitment to excellence wanted at Home from Home Nursery in Worthing – full time positions.
It is worth highlighting that PACA was recently inspected by Ofsted and is officially a “Good School”. Key findings included that students are “Happy, safe and make good progress” and that “teaching is delivered by enthusiastic specialists who know how to generate students’ enjoyment of their subjects” This is fabulous news for the local community […]
Big News! Our Winter Sale has been extended until the 16th of December. £10 off selected courses, and £10 off if you enrol on two courses starting in January 2017. Call us on 01273 422632 to enrol now!
We are holding a winter sale! £10 off selected courses if you enrol before the 1st of December, and £10 off if you enrol on two courses starting in January 2017! Please see the poster below (click to enlarge) for more information, or call 01273 422632.
‘Self Health’ is part of a government funded National Adult Education Mental Health Research Project. As part of this project we are delivering free courses in a range of subjects and measuring their impact on the mental wellbeing of those with mild to moderate mental health challenges. The partners in the Brighton & Hove Self Health […]
PACA Adult Learning welcomed the Mayor of Brighton & Hove, councillor Peter West, to celebrate the wonderful contribution of Mike Feist, one of our army of passionately committed volunteers, to Foredown Tower. Over bubbly and finger foods we celebrated Mike’s 25 years of stewardship of our world class ‘Camera Obscura’ and general all-round commitment to […]
Foredown Tower happily took part in the National Heritage Open Days. A steady stream of culturally-minded people visited the iconic building and enthused about the camera obscura demonstrations by our resident experts. You don’t have to wait till next September – Weather permitting, the camera is demonstrated every Tuesday and Thursday on the hour: […]
A wonderful night at The University of Sussex at the PACA Awards event last night. Melissa Ryan, our former Access to Social Science Higher Education Diploma student, who is just about to embark on a Degree in Criminology at Brighton University, won PACA Adult Learner of the Year 2016. Melissa is a really inspirational […]
Emily Jolley’s painting Biodiversity has been shortlisted for the Sunday times watercolour competition
Great news! PACA Adult Learning art tutor Emily Jolley’s painting Biodiversity has been shortlisted for the Sunday times watercolour competition and will be showing in the Mall Gallery, London 19th – 24th September. The shortlisted works will be shown at the Mall Galleries, London from 19 – 24 September 2016, and will continue to […]
We are looking for volunteers to become teaching assistants on a range of adult learning courses. If you are interested and think you have the relevant skills, download the following application form and return it to us by email at email@example.com Learning Support Assistant Job Description Application Form Next training day is Monday 17th October 10-3pm
Do you want more? Do you want to change your future? Are you long overdue a change? Do you want something new? If you have answered yes to any of these questions then education and skills could be your way forward. Come to PACA Adult Learning’s Open Evening on Monday 12th September 6:00 PM – […]
On 13th July 2016 we celebrated 100% achievement of our Access to University students at our annual graduation event with family, friends and a few glasses of prosecco! Vice Principal Nick Fenn said ” our results are outstanding, with 100% achieving and 100% having offers to progress to their first choice course at university. […]
Friday 22nd July 10:00-13:00 at Foredown Tower. Find out more about the location HERE. Call 01273 422632 to enrol: there are limited spaces available! You bring the materials (oils, watercolour, charcoal – whatever medium!) and something to sit on if you wish – we provide our excellent tutor Emily Jolley to guide you. If the […]
We are pleased to announce new one-day courses this August, designed for legal professionals: ‘Induction to DIY Dispute Resolution for the Workplace,’ ‘Cultural Awareness and Sensitivities in the Workplace,’ and ‘Ethical Dispute Resolution for the Workplace.’ Everyone who completes the participant workbook will receive a certificate for six CPD hours or a certificate of participation. To […]