Gloucestershire College’s innovative Chefs on Tour – Cheltenham project has been awarded a £5,000 grant by Cheltenham Borough Council to deliver a series of educational roadshows inspiring young people to get involved in cooking and eat healthily.
A talented Business Administration apprentice from Gloucestershire College is on the road to rewarding career in accounting. 20-year-old Ben Jones is currently studying for his Level 2 Intermediate Business and Administration Apprenticeship, whilst working as a Trainee Accountant for Brothertons Accountants in Gloucester.
A determined Apprentice Chef from The Bay Tree Restaurant in Tewkesbury sees his apprenticeship with Gloucestershire College as “the best decision” he ever made, as it gave him the opportunity to push himself after being diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.
Gloucestershire College is delighted to announce its sponsorship of the inaugural Growth Business of the Year category in the 2015 Gloucestershire Business Awards, and is calling on all of its valued employer partners to enter now.
Ahead of welcoming an abundance of students to its International Summer School this July and August, Gloucestershire College has played host to a young group of Thai students and a group of Japanese university students, to offer them a truly British cultural experience.
To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 2015 and highlight the value its higher apprentices bring to one of the biggest employers in the county, Gloucestershire College organised a press tour of GE Aviation Cheltenham for Martin Horwood MP; CEO of GFirst LEP, David Owen; the Gloucestershire Echo; and Cotswold Life Business and Professional.
Gloucestershire College is thrilled to have been shortlisted as the Apprenticeship Training Provider of the Year in the 2015 Gloucestershire Apprenticeship Awards, organised by the Gloucestershire Echo and Gloucester Citizen.
Gloucestershire College’s experienced chefs are set to impress traders in the demo kitchen at The Food and Drink Trade Show, which is being held at The Centaur at Cheltenham Racecourse on Wednesday 3 and Thursday 4 June.