Mission and Values


Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College provides education which is of high quality and sensitive to the needs of the community and the aspirations of individual students.

Our Strategic Objectives

To deliver this mission, our strategic objectives are to provide:

  • Excellence in teaching and learning
  • Excellent care, guidance, and support for all students
  • Curriculum development to meet students’ needs and aspirations
  • A commitment to quality improvement in all we do
  • An inclusive community
  • A strong financial footing
  • Partnership within our communities

Everything we do is done as well as we are able and in the best interests of our students and our communities. We value:

  • Respect for self, others and our environment
  • The hard work and contribution of our students
  • The commitment and professionalism of our staff
  • Welfare, support and safety of all
  • Openness, honesty and transparency
  • Enthusiasm, enjoyment and achievement
  • Inclusivity and equality of access
  • Innovation and flexibility
  • Working with others
  • Making the best use of resources