Shipley College
  • Shipley College, Victoria Road, Saltaire, Shipley, West Yorkshire BD18 3LQ, UK
Here at Shipley College, we understand education

Since the doors opened to the purpose-built Victoria Road School in 1868, we’ve followed a legacy of education that has paved the way for incredible stories and successes. We became Shipley College in 1969 and have continued since then to expand our offer, catering to the needs of the people of Bradford.

Over the years, we have provided a huge range of courses for people to explore their passions and make strides in their careers. Studying with us means you’re part of our expansive history and we can’t wait to see what you go on to achieve.

We have an inclusive and accepting culture, encouraging people of all backgrounds and nationalities to take advantage of our incredible facilities and knowledgeable tutors. Your safety is paramount to us and we have systems in place to ensure you feel comfortable during your studies. We work hard to shine a spotlight on equality and diversity by marking awareness days, celebrating different religions and encouraging an open discussion.


Below are some of the many benefits you have access to as a member of staff at Shipley College:

  • Free on-site car parking
  • Access to a free gym on-site
  • On site dining and refreshment facilities
  • CPD/ Professional Development opportunities
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Enhanced Local Government/Teachers Pension Scheme
  • Occupational Health Services
  • Access to an on-site Learning Resource Centre
  • Reduced train cost travel and shopping discounts