Education, learning, and childcare

Schools, further and higher education, SEND, support for young people, and more


Applying for a school place, holiday dates, school meals and support in school.


Guidance on childcare in the area.

Family Hubs

Find out about Family Hubs in South Tyneside.

Further and higher education

Find further education courses and providers.

Training providers and courses (after age 16)

Find training providers and courses for those over 16.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

SEND 'local offer', including education, health, care and support, transport, leisure, max cards and more.

Education services

The Virtual School, EMTRAS, alternative education and behaviour support.

Home education

Resources to help if you are educating your child at home.

Educational resources

Websites and apps that can provide fun and educational activities for children at home.

Support and services for young people

Mental health support, travel, advice on education, training and employment.

Worried about someone's safety (safeguarding)

If you're worried about the safety of a child, young person or adult, get in touch.