Milton Keynes College is an experienced and successful provider of prison education, working both in custody and the wider community for over 25 years.
What do we do?
Our aim is to be the best general Further Education College in the country and deliver the highest quality education to all learners.
This commitment extends to our 19 prison locations across England where we provide education services under the PEF contract. We have been delivering education in prisons for over 27 years and recently celebrated helping over 700 ex-offenders gain employment upon release in the last 3 years through our Employment Academy programme.
In 2018/19, we worked with approximately 30,000 offender learners across 28 prisons
Our overall success rates were 93% and our overall English and maths success rates were 86%. To date, we have placed nearly 700 of our learners into work upon release.
Helping over 700 learners into employment
What we do
What’s it like to work for Prison Services?
Sammie is currently teaching English at HMP Woodhill. Find out how she got into teaching in prisons, what she loves about the role and the challenges and rewards of working in the environment.