More than 50 delegates from businesses across the Wakefield District were recently welcomed to the Thornes Park Campus for a seminar organised by staff at Wakefield College.
The hour-long seminar, presented by Sarah Wood, an expert in Employment Law at Chadwick Lawrence LLP, looked at practical aspects of the disciplinary procedure. Sarah emphasised the need for accurate records, appropriate documentation and an awareness of an organisation’s own procedures.…Continue
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On Monday 31st October, Swindon College’s Level 2 Apprenticeship Hairdressing students took part in a competition to create hairstyles with a ‘Fairytale’ theme. They had an hour and a half to produce their interpretation of the theme on their models, complete with makeup and clothing to suit.
Maria Sly, a Lecturer in the College’s Hairdressing Department, said:
“These apprenticeship students are in their secon…Continue
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New College Nottingham’s (ncn) key stakeholders are playing a part in shaping the future direction of the College through The Big Conversation: Supporting Nottingham’s Future, which was launched at Nottingham Forest Football Club in October.
“I feel it is…Continue
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John Hayes MP, Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning visited New College Nottingham (ncn) and learnt about its vision to become a leader in the sustainable technologies agenda within the East Midlands.
Amarjit Basi, ncn…Continue
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Nearly 50 prospective Higher Education students got creative at the College earlier this week as they took part in a series of practical workshops aimed at showcasing our Media and Creative Arts degree related courses.
Featuring both Further Education students from the College and students from schools such as…
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Former Olympic and World Champion athlete, and now inspirational speaker Kriss Akabusi joined over 250 proud students on Saturday 22nd October from Lambeth College as they donned traditional academic attire to celebrate their achievements at the annual Lambeth College Graduation Ceremony.
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Students from Fareham College who are studying the Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events (USSE) qualification have been reaping the rewards.
The qualification has been run in partnership with Southampton Football Club, and training takes place at St Mary’s Stadium. On the course, students learn about customer service and crowd control as well as first aid and fire awareness. The partnership gives students the unique opportunity to complete work experience on match days.…Continue
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Gateshead College has appointed Ivan Jepson as a new governor.
The 42-year-old, who lives in Hexham and is communications manager for Northumbrian Water, joins as the college looks to expand the commercial experience and expertise of its 16-strong Board of Governors, which is responsible for strategy and the management of resources.
The move comes as the college continues to develop its business services which are designed to meet the training needs of…Continue
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Newcastle College has launched an innovative new higher education qualification in developing mobile applications across all mainstream platforms - believed to be the first college-based higher education qualification of its kind to be offered in the UK.
The FdSc in Software Applications Development has been created in response to the huge growth in the mobile technologies sector driven mainly by the development of smartphones and the growth in consumer mobile applications.
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The achievements of future leaders at Ford UK have been celebrated after the latest group of its aspiring managers successfully completed an innovative development programme.
Bosses selected around 40 potential leaders to take part in the programme, which has been designed and led by business development organisation Acua.
And having completed the eight-month programme, they have now been recognised at an…Continue
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Branded as Eastbourne’s Big Week of Work this job’s fair, aimed at anyone wanting to get back into work, will take place at Eastbourne Town Hall in Grove Road from Monday 7 November to Friday 11 November.
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The Salford City Fairtrade Steering Group, which consists of representatives from Salford City College, Salford City Council and the University of Salford, was presented with the runner-up Best Outreach and Networking award this month by Fairtrade…Continue
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