International centre for learning, discovery and transformation.

Emerson welcomes students and visitors from all over the world, celebrating the diversity and uniqueness of each person. Our core purpose is to help people enrich their inner gifts and unique skills to meet their full potential. We support people in finding their individual path to meaningful life and work through a holistic approach to learning.

Courses at Emerson encompass therapeutic education and the arts and land-based studies set within a rich learning environment.  

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    Uprightness 2021/22 

    Cultivating resilience and creative response to trauma
    Starting Sept 2021
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    Quietude 2021

    Spiritual care for those on the journey of death and dying
    Starting Sept 2021

Thanks to a generous legacy gift, we are able during the calendar year 20/21 to offer bursaries of up to 40% of tuition fees for Emerson Courses.

For more information please contact Chiara Carones, registrar@emerson.org.uk

Job Opportunities At Emerson

We are currently recruiting for:

A Director of Asset Development/ Property Management

We are entering an exciting and new phase in our 10-year strategy. Within the coming 2 years we plan to renovate one of our central buildings to provide new catering facilities for our students, change one of our buildings into a co-housing community for the elderly and expand the collaboration with our partners on site. We are looking somebody who is experienced in property management and shares our values to lead these projects.

We are also seeking:

  • A part-time bookkeeper
  • 2 more colleagues to join our friendly housekeeping team

And we have 3 placements to give young people the opportunity to build skills and confidence to start an exciting career.  

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Covid Update: 19/7/21

Emerson College is open and has all the necessary Covid measures in place.
Students coming from outside the United Kingdom will need to quarantine for 10 days after they arrive in the UK before they can come onsite as we are not able to provide quarantine accommodation. Please check with the UK Government website, www.gov.uk, before you book a ticket to ensure that you are able to enter the UK. Travellers from red list countries are not permitted unless they have British citizenship or the right to remain in the UK. 
For more information and to see measures that we have put in place to create a safe place for our students please visit our Covid 19 Information pages

Transition Fund Appeal

As for many Educational Charities, the COVID crisis presents us with unique challenges, not least financial. If you are in a position to support us with a donation at this time

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