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Students to provide digital solution for charity

Career College students working with cloud provider, Amazon Web Services (AWS) to support Sport Relief 2018 Students from four Career Colleges are being given the exciting opportunity to work on a live digital project in support of Comic Relief’s Sport Relief 2018 campaign. The initiative is being run with AWS, the cloud computing part of … Continue reading Students to provide digital solution for charity

Career Colleges Trust’s digital lead to sit on new T-Level Panel

The Career Colleges Trust’s digital lead, Julia Von Klonowski, has been appointed to sit on the panel of industry professionals who will oversee the creation of the new Digital T-Level curriculum. One of three digital panels, the Data and Digital Business Services group will be chaired by John Meech, Lead Service Solution Architect at Fujitsu. … Continue reading Career Colleges Trust’s digital lead to sit on new T-Level Panel

Parent launches new website to help students choose their education options

Faced with the daunting task of finding a secondary school for his eldest son Tony Wittridge was frustrated by the lack of information available to parents. Seeing lots of other parents in the same position who were also spending hours online researching schools and when the next Open Evenings where coming up, Tony decided to … Continue reading Parent launches new website to help students choose their education options

Announcement of the judging panel for FIS Skills flagship #iBuiltThis2017 campaign

Last week, FIS Skills, (part of FIS the trade body of the Fit-Out Sector) announced the launch of our flagship #iBuiltThis2017 campaign. A visual campaign, image led and run completely on social media utilising the Instagram and Twitter platforms for a period of three weeks, with the submissions opening from the 04th Sept and closing … Continue reading Announcement of the judging panel for FIS Skills flagship #iBuiltThis2017 campaign

Career College North East – Results Day

Students on a new and unique North-East education programme are celebrating success in its first ever results. All 12 learners who started Career College North East (CCNE) as 14-year-olds at its launch in 2015, have passed its innovative joint vocational and academic course. Each will either progress into an apprenticeship, an engineering maritime pre-cadetship, or … Continue reading Career College North East – Results Day

Launch of FIS Skills flagship #iBuiltThis2017 social media campaign

FIS Skills, the specialist skills delivery capability of Finishes and Interiors Sector (FIS) are pleased to announce the launch of our flagship #iBuiltThis2017 campaign. A visual campaign, image led and run completely on social media utilising the Instagram and Twitter platforms for a period of three weeks, with the submissions opening from the 04th Sept … Continue reading Launch of FIS Skills flagship #iBuiltThis2017 social media campaign

CAREER COLLEGES TRUST CELEBRATES ITS THIRD YEAR

The Career Colleges Trust held its third Annual Conference yesterday, celebrating the growth and success of its network. 20 Career Colleges will be open around the country by the end of this year, specialising in six growth industries: digital, engineering, hospitality, healthcare, construction and professional services. The theme of this year’s conference was Building Skills … Continue reading CAREER COLLEGES TRUST CELEBRATES ITS THIRD YEAR

APPRENTICESHIPS MINISTER VISITS LONDON’S FIRST HOSPITALITY CAREER COLLEGE

London South East Colleges’ showcased its pioneering Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College today, hosting a visit for the Minister of State for Apprenticeships and Skills, the Rt Hon Robert Halfon MP. The Minister was taken on a tour of the Career College to see the facilities and talk to students about their experiences. Afternoon … Continue reading APPRENTICESHIPS MINISTER VISITS LONDON’S FIRST HOSPITALITY CAREER COLLEGE

Bromley College hosts Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr

Bromley College’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College – based at its Orpington campus in the heart of the town – provides the setting for new Channel 4 TV series, Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr. The first episode of the four-part series airs on Channel 4 at 9pm on Thursday 29th October. It features … Continue reading Bromley College hosts Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr

Young people do not feel prepared for the world of work

Schools are still far too focused on exam results and are not doing enough to equip their students for the workplace, according to students themselves. The new research released today, which questioned both secondary school aged students and their parents, saw three quarters (76%) of pupils say that their school trains them just to pass … Continue reading Young people do not feel prepared for the world of work