Why work for NCFE?

NCFE is a well-established and rapidly growing provider of educational services and registered charity, driven by a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ and provide life changing opportunities to learners.

Our head office is based in the North East but we operate from various locations around the UK, working flexibly in a variety of roles. From HR to product Development, from Marketing to IT, from Quality Assurance to Finance to Subject Specialists – we cover a wide range of disciplines.

If you're interested in working at NCFE, please visit our vacancies page to see what opportunities are available.

Our benefits – at a glance

From an enhanced annual leave and pensions package to investment in your development and on-site perks – read more about our benefits package at a glance.

Our behaviours…

Here at NCFE, we want to cultivate a purpose-led, collaborative, vibrant, high performance culture. To help us to achieve this goal, and to contribute to our collective success, we expect all colleagues across the business to live and breathe our behaviours which are embedded into all aspects of our organisation – read more about our behaviours.

Learning at our heart…

To help colleagues perform to the best of their ability, we place learning and development at the very heart of our culture. This supports our commitment as a gold standard Investors in People company - engaged people results in valued customers which means growth and development of the organisation.

With this in mind, we have a comprehensive blended learning and development offer and encourage all colleagues to take ownership of their own development with the support of their line managers. We have specific programmes as part of our talent management approach and our Love Learning Library provides access to hundreds of learning resources. If that’s not enough, we have online learning solutions and even a £200 personal development allowance.

Change and challenge…

Although we’ve a heritage of over 170 years, we’re also an organisation that’s unafraid of change or challenge and we always like to be ahead of the curve. We seek innovation as a characteristic in our colleagues and empower people to put their ideas into action, making continuous improvements.

Number 1 for service…

As number one in the sector for service, our customers’ experience is very important to us and we expect every colleague to be committed to this. We aim to extend the same high standards of customer service afforded to our external customers to both our employees and contractors.


For privacy information relating to our recruitment practices, please refer to our recruitment privacy notice which can be found on our Legal Information page.

Contact Us

If you need assistance with our vacancies or have any questions then please contact our Talent team on [email protected].



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