An outstanding retail management apprentice from Eastbourne is celebrating after being commended as part of…Continue
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Sussex Downs College students from across the county had reason to jump for joy after receiving their A level results. The College celebrated after another successful year.
Sherry Russell, Head of Lewes 6th Form College, said: “Lewes students have yet again achieved excellent success in their Advanced Level courses. We have an overall pass rate of 98.5%, with 76.7% achieving the high A-C grades. Vocational students studying for NVQ and BTEC…Continue
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Opt In+ for young people across East Sussex and Surrey
Sussex Downs College has won an ESF contract worth £1.6million to help young people, 16 -18 year olds, who are not in employment, education or training in a scheme called Opt In+. The project will be managed by Sussex Downs College and delivered across, Brighton, East Sussex and parts of Surrey through nine delivery…Continue
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The recently opened Mayberry Garden Centre, along the Old Shoreham Road in Portslade, has started to grow its staff skills in association with Sussex Downs College.
Leading the way is Susie Graham-Hyde (19) from Burgess…Continue
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The Hop Gallery is delighted to be sponsoring this exhibition of work from the 6th Form Visual Arts Department of Sussex Downs College (Lewes Campus).
The Hop Gallery team realised that the students within the Visual Arts Department were…Continue
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On July 4, 2011 across the country, the public will be encouraged to buy at least one item from their local, independent shop to keep the high street alive.
Skillsmart Retail and the National Skills Academy for Retail have teamed up with independent…Continue
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Sussex Downs College is proud to be working with Momentum Services Ltd, who provide Eurostar, the high-speed passenger train operator which links the UK and the continent, with a full on board and business lounge service in London, Paris and…Continue
Added by Andy Walters on June 24, 2011 at 12:07 — No Comments
Sussex Downs College is supporting Adult Learners’ Week 16-20 May which promotes the benefits of all kinds of learning by holding a series of free taster classes in Newhaven, Hailsham and Eastbourne aimed at encouraging local people to make a change in their lives.
For detailed information click on the links below:
Added by Andy Walters on May 11, 2011 at 15:33 — No Comments
Gold for Jade Govan in the new entrant painting and decorating section
Three Sussex Downs College construction trainees’ have been crowned best in their field, after achieving ‘gold’ in their specialist categories at the South East regional heat…Continue
Added by Andy Walters on May 9, 2011 at 15:32 — No Comments
The Langham Hotel in Eastbourne has been awarded the ‘Work Placement Employer of the Year,’ sponsored by East Sussex County Council at the FE Sussex Spring Awards, which were held recently at the Hilton Brighton Metropole.
The Langham Hotel has a commitment to employ young…Continue
Added by Andy Walters on March 31, 2011 at 9:33 — No Comments
Sussex Downs College hockey academy from Lewes won the men’s cup in the national finals. They beat Peter Symonds College from Winchester 4-3 in the final which was held at the Bedford Sports and Hockey Centre.
Chris Turner, Sports Lecturer…Continue
Added by Andy Walters on March 25, 2011 at 15:48 — No Comments
The Mayor and Mayoress of Lewes Cllr Dr Michael and Anne Turner with Chris Rowland from OVESCo
Sussex Downs College took the opportunity to celebrate Climate Week (21-27 March) by holding a special Eco event at its Lewes campus in…Continue
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Last Thursday (24 February), a group of Surrey residents, who took part in a programme designed to help them find work opportunities,…Continue
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Sussex Downs College are supporting National Apprenticeship Week with five stories over five days with the aim of raising the profile of apprenticeships so that more people understand what they are and how we can help employers and students start on the apprenticeship journey.
The College is keen to secure more employer placements in Sussex and work with exemplar employers highlighting individual student success stories as shining examples of how apprenticeships can…Continue
Added by Andy Walters on January 31, 2011 at 14:00 — No Comments
An exciting FREE event for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths teachers, trainers and curriculum managers in the FE sector to raise awareness of new approaches to teaching and learning.
Friday 18 February at the University of Brighton (Moulescoomb Campus) 9.30am - 3.30pm.
Keynote speaker Dr Simon Boxall - National Oceanography Centre and Andrew Miller from Sustainability of the Built Environment, University of Brighton.
Added by Andy Walters on January 17, 2011 at 9:30 — No Comments
Jonathan Edwards presented certificates to the final cohort of Personal Best Graduates from Sussex Downs College at Brighton’s Withdean Stadium recently.
Since May 2009, over 80 adult learners in Sussex, Surrey and the Thames Valley have been…Continue
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International students at Sussex Downs College in Lewes staged a…Continue
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Regional STEM role for Sussex Downs College…Continue
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