Student Services

Student Services are a friendly and approachable team who are located in D507. Student Services are a key part of the College offering help and guidance to students on a wide range of issues including:

Student Services are dedicated to promoting and protecting the health and safety of our students.

Designated Safeguarding and Prevent Lead (DSL)

Tristan Arnison -


Safeguarding and Welfare:

Deputy DSLs

Zoe Jelfs -

Jay Smith -

Tracy Page -

Lisa Crew -

College Counsellor

Emma Holmes

NHS Nurse

Claire Smith

Senior Tutor

Tracy Page

Student Services Administrator (Transport & Bursary)

Natalie Groves


Learning Support

Access Arrangements Co-ordinator

Jo Norris

Specialist Assessor

Tricia Kilty

Learning Support Co-ordinator

Suzanne Aldridge


Careers Adviser and UCAS Coordinator

Julia Lock

Student Services Administrator

Sophie Charlesworth

Oxbridge Coordinator

Joanna Atkinson



We understand that there may be times when you would prefer to discuss confidential things with someone at College who isn’t a teacher or tutor. Your tutor may suggest that you talk to the College Counsellor, or you may decide for yourself to make an appointment.

Our College Counsellor Emma Holmes can be contacted by emailing

During this challenging times, students should be aware that they can access Childline, if they need to talk to someone outside of College about their problems, no matter how large or small.

Find out more about other Counselling and Support Helplines here.


The NHS and Oxfordshire County Council provide free drop-in clinics offering confidential advice and support to students. A qualified nurse also provides advice and support in relation to any health issues, three days a week. Find out more here >> College Nurse



Students may find themselves in need of financial advice or help whilst at College. Student Services will be able to give information on various schemes to assist students including. Please visit the Bursary Fund page for further information. 



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