EN is the only OFSTED 'Good' across all areas College for Greater Yarmouth & Waveney. 

This maintains the College’s outstanding achievement of being consistently ‘Good’ for more than 38 years. The inspection team visited the Gorleston based College in February 2020. 

EN Principal, Dr Catherine Richards, said: “I am absolutely thrilled by the outcome of this latest inspection. Every single member of staff has worked tirelessly to ensure that we maintain our legacy of excellence. This latest Ofsted report is a tribute to their hard work and dedication to the College and above all, to our students.”

The inspection team highlighted a number of positive areas, including:

  • High standards of teaching, learning and assessment…the large majority of students make good progress from their starting points.
  • Students’ progress to positive destinations upon completion of their courses including a high proportion taking up apprenticeships and courses at prestigious universities.
  • Staff provide pertinent support that enables learners who require additional help to achieve and make good progress.
  • Students exhibit high standards of behaviour and demonstrate a very positive attitude to their learning.
  • Leaders and managers have established a broad curriculum that is responsive to local needs, regional priorities and the ambitions of students.
  • Students benefit from a broad range of purposeful enrichment activities that improve their subject knowledge and understanding of how to be useful members of society.