About Kidderminster College

Kidderminster College is a friendly and ambitious college committed to achieving the very best for its students, colleagues, all of its local community and the businesses and organisations within it. Established in 1882, it has a long history of delivering quality education, training and skills in response to the needs of the Wyre Forest District and the wider West Midlands region. Small in size but big in ambition, Kidderminster College prides itself on supporting its students in their next steps to independence and is driven by its vision to be an exceptional local college, making a real difference to the lives and opportunities of its local community and to achieve impact through its national specialism in the Construction and Performance industries.

Kidderminster College impact


students choose Kidderminster College


full-time specialist vocational courses


the year Kidderminster College was established

Partnerships with employers

Beyond Placements and Apprenticeships

Kidderminster College has a history of delivering quality education, training and skills in response to the needs of the Wyre Forest District and the wider West Midlands region. The partnerships formed with employers and local industry go beyond work placements and apprenticeships; they're built to strengthen the College community, offer local people the chance to find their dream job and make strong local economic impact.

Community Housing

Kidderminster College works closely with Community Housing who provide homes and services to support the local community, including care and support, housing management, maintenance and repairs, and shared ownership.

As well as apprenticeship recruitment, Community Housing attend school events, open days, careers fair and more with the college's apprenticeship team to help promote employment opportunities in a range of areas.

Keeping it local

Centre of Sporting Excellence moves to Kidderminster College

Home grown talent will stay in the borough as local college takes over the mantle at the Centre of Sporting Excellence (CoSE).

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Kidderminster Harriers And Kidderminster College Announce Sporting Partnership 1

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Kidderminster College Principalship Team

Cat Lewis Kidderminster (1)

Cat Lewis

Principal Kidderminster College

Cat is an ambitious educational leader who joined NCG in 2017, after holding senior roles at Heart of Worcestershire College and Stratford upon Avon College. With a genuine passion for empowering students and communities through education, she has been the Principal of Kidderminster College since 2021.

Brett O Reilly Kidderminster College NCG

Brett O'Reilly

Interim Vice Principal Kidderminster College

James Ralph Kidderminster College NCG

James Ralph

Assistant Principal Kidderminster College