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Our shared values

Our Vision

  • Broadening horizons.
  • Transforming lives.
  • Shaping futures.

Our Mission

  • To transform and enrich lives through lifelong learning, empowering the workforce of tomorrow

Our Culture

  • An inclusive supportive and welcoming culture that embodies our values and thrives on innovation and achievement.

Our RISE Values

RESPECTFUL – We are inclusive, respectful and embrace the rich diversity of our college community.

INNOVATIVE – We continuously move forward, innovating to improve everything we do and enhance the positive impact we have on lives and the environment.

SUCCESSFUL – We strive for excellence in every aspect of our performance and share the aspiration to be one of the best places to learn and grow in the UK.

EMPOWERING – Everyone is trusted to take ownership of and accountability for their work, making honest open, ethical, and fair decisions


Loughborough College promotes and celebrates equality, diversity and inclusion. As a college, we embrace the FREDIE values, of

Fairness – All individuals will be treated fairly, consistently and equally by ensuring everyone has a voice.

Respect – Everyone will be treated with respect and decency throughout their time at Loughborough College.

Equality – Everyone will be given the same opportunities throughout their time at Loughborough College.

Diversity – The College will work towards being diverse by ensuring all people are represented and have role models to aspire to.

Inclusion – Loughborough College will create an inclusive environment that celebrates everyone’s individuality.

Engagement – Loughborough College will ensure a more diverse and engaged community by ensuring effective communication, representation, feedback and collaborative working.

We are all responsible for ensuring that all individuals receive the same opportunities to develop, grow and achieve their full potential, regardless of personal circumstances and individual differences.

If you haven’t already, take a look at the FREDIE section in the student induction on LearnZone

To report and issue contact us at:

British Values

As part of our duty to ensure we eliminate discrimination, harassment and victimisation, as well as advance equality of opportunity for all, the college supports and promotes British Values. These are:

  • Democracy
  • The rule of law
  • Individual liberty
  • Mutual respect and tolerance for others, such as people who hold different faiths or beliefs

If you have a question or would like to find out more, speak to a member of staff.

If you have a concern about yourself or another learner you can discuss this with a member of staff.

If there are ever any concerns about the safety and welfare of a learner please call the Safeguarding team: 07979737474.

If you haven’t already, take a look at the Prevent and British Values section in the student induction on LearnZone

Equality and Diversity

Loughborough College is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all and valuing, promoting and celebrating the diversity and individuality of our learners, staff and stakeholders.

All staff and learners have a responsibility to ensure that Loughborough College is a welcoming place where all can flourish.

If you wish to be involved in the promotion and celebration of equality and diversity or if you wish to ask for advice or to report any concerns, please contact our Learner Services Manager, Des Gentleman on: or


At Loughborough College, we encourage people from different backgrounds, cultures and sexual orientations to work and study together in mutual respect.  Our aim is to provide a safe, happy environment where people can reach their individual potential without fear of prejudice or discrimination.

At College, we have an active LGBTQ+ Group, which meets regularly to share experiences and plan activities.

If you wish to join the group, please email:


External Services

Leicester LGBT Centre – Tel 0116 254 7412 or visit: