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St Francis Church of England Aided Junior School

"Let your light shine bright"

Click on NEWS above (NEWSLETTERS below on phones) for the latest updates from school including what we have been learning, achievements, routines and dates for your diary. Thank you for your continued support, Mrs. Lakey and your St Francis' family.

Adult Home Learning Opportunities

DCC Adult Learning and Skills Service

DCC are currently unable to offer classroom-based learning, but can offer online and distance learning alternatives to some of our courses, provided users have access to a mobile device, table or laptop and have an internet connection.


Adult learning and job training - Durham County Council


J and K Training

On-line Functional Skills Courses in Maths and English!

Are you 19+ and resident in Tees Valley?

Do you want to improve your Maths and English skills from the comfort of your own home?

With amazing tutors and excellent achievement rates, we work with individuals to provide support via telephone, video calls and on-line resources.


Contact Kathryn Semple at J and K Training

Mobile : 07507 611762



Keeping the mind active is beneficial for mental well-being and motivation. Please click the link below to find some online classes and free online tasters in a variety of subjects.

WEA - Live Online Learning


Open Learn

A range of FREE online learning opportunities from the Open University


Virtual College

Offers online courses including Safeguarding, Basic Food Hygiene, Health and safety.  Also a full range of FREE courses.


Employability Durham

Supporting anyone aged 25+ who is unemployed, lives in County Durham and is looking for work/training or to start their own business. Provides practical help with goal setting, accessing online courses and ways to look for work. Service includes :

  • Advice on CV's, job applications and interview techniques
  • Funding
  • Work experience and volunteering
  • 1:1 support 

Click For "Employability Durham" Further Info

Click For "Employability Durham" Facebook Page


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