Gloucestershire College Vice Principal, Peter White, has joined the GFirst LEP Retail Business Group, and plans to draw upon his extensive experience in the sector to change outdated perceptions of careers in retail.
Following the success of the inaugural awards, Gloucestershire College is proud to announce its sponsorship of the Apprentice of the Year category in the 2016 Cotswold Life EMI Awards, and is calling all of its talented engineering apprentices and employer partners to enter.
Stonehouse-based medical equipment company, Xograph Healthcare, believes that investing in apprenticeship training will help it achieve its ambition for growth, and says its GC apprentice has “made a huge difference” to the business.
Ahead of National Apprenticeship Week 2016, Gloucestershire College is delighted to announce the introduction of a new Study Support Mentor role dedicated to apprentices, creating a crucial link between the workplace and college work to ensure successful completion of their apprenticeships.
As part of our National Apprenticeship Week celebrations, we wanted to give you an insight into life as a GC apprentice. Meet Kristina, who is a Marketing Apprentice working for apt marketing, in her leavers blog.
In December 2015, the government published ‘English Apprenticeships: Our 2020 Vision’. The document outlined its vision for apprenticeships, split into five main categories: Quality, Employers, Supporting routes to apprenticeships and work, The long-term apprenticeships system and Funding.