Student case studies

17-year-old Level 3 Equine Management student, Megan Carter, from South Shields, is living in halls of residence at Kirkley Hall whilst completing her studies.

17-year-old Kane Haines, from Cramlington, is studying Level 2 Animal Care and has a true passion for animals and the outdoors.

Hannah, from Alnwick, chose to study at Northumberland Career College so that she good explore career options through work experience and hands-on learning.

Northumberland Carer College is an innovative learning model for 14 to 19 year-olds that combines academic studies with practical learning and work experience.

After volunteering for a year at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens, Alex Phillips decided that she wanted a career working with animals so enrolled on the Level 3 Animal Management course.

I chose to study agriculture as I wanted to get a foot in the door in the farming industry. The course is great as we spend a lot of time working outside with the animals, building our knowledge and experience and it gets our name known in the fa...

Outdoor Programmes student, Michael Errington, is using the skills he learns on his NVQ level 3 course to work as an apprentice at Kirkley Hall’s Outdoor Activity Centre.

I fell in love with the Kirkley Hall Campus when I first came to visit, everyone was really welcoming. I’ve had a lot to do with horses throughout my life.

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