NHS and Pharmacy Careers beckon!

NHS and Pharmacy Careers beckon!

Stoke on Trent College is working with some great local employers to provide gateways into careers with the NHS and a wide range of local pharmacies. The Gateway programme is a route into Apprenticeships in sought-after businesses, aimed at young people aged 16-24 who are wanting to start work but may be lacking the skills … Continued

Student Scholarship takes him across the pond.

Student Scholarship takes him across the pond.

Stoke on Trent College student and Hoop Skills Baller Jani Griffith is USA bound after committing to Sheridan College for the 2017/2018 season. Jani will make history, as he becomes the first basketball player to receive a full scholarship from the College. Jani is the second Hoops Skills player to sign this year as his … Continued

Celebrating Student Success

Celebrating Student Success

Students from Stoke on Trent College took to centre stage at a glitzy gala to celebrate their outstanding achievements this week. The Celebrating Success awards ceremony, took place at Stoke on Trent College’s Live Nation Centre for Media and Performing Arts, to honour students for a range of accomplishments, including the highly regarded Student of … Continued

Student hits the right note to win award!

Student hits the right note to win award!

A student from Stoke on Trent College received national recognition for his work this week at a Media Awards ceremony. Students of the College were nominated in three categories at the University of Wolverhampton media Awards hosted by Sky news presenter Marvarine Cole. Students were recognised in three categories, Radio Production, Radio Drama and Television … Continued

Industry Chefs return to the classroom once more!

Industry Chefs return to the classroom once more!

Three established and well-respected chefs returned to the classroom to dish up an exciting master-class for students today. Brand Development Chef at Nestle, Justin Clarke, joined Bidfood regional account manager Kesley Hull and Nestle’s Customer Development Manager, Charlotte Fryer, at Stoke on Trent College on Wednesday 21st June 2017.  The three shared their culinary skills … Continued

Students Hungry Caterpillar waits to take a bite!

Students Hungry Caterpillar waits to take a bite!

Students at Stoke on Trent College have continued their support of City events this week with their latest creation. The Tuesday and Friday group of School Links students baked and decorated a hungry Caterpillar for the One Big Celebration Picnic in Hanley Park. The event, on Sunday 11th June, will see residents of all nationalities … Continued

Talented Actress stars in fringe festival.

Talented Actress stars in fringe festival.

Talented actress Ketorah Williams is set for a summer she won’t forget after landing a role in a production set to be showcased at an iconic cultural festival. And the 31-year-old believes there is a depth of talent across her home city as she prepares to take to the stage more than 250 miles away … Continued

Student sets off on Cycle Ride to raise awareness for Prostate Cancer.

Student sets off on Cycle Ride to raise awareness for Prostate Cancer.

A Stoke on Trent College student is proving that apprenticeships don’t only educate him in work skills but life skills too! 18-year-old Zach Siwiec, from Leek is the youngest member taking part in the gruelling 148-mile Football to Amsterdam Challenge which set off from Barnsley’s Oakwell Stadium today. The two day football to Amsterdam is … Continued

Students clean up act for marine conservation

Students clean up act for marine conservation

Travel and Tourism students from Stoke on Trent College carried out a beach Clean and litter survey this week. As part of their Responsible Tourism Unit, the youngsters worked in collaboration with the Marine Conservation Society and Beach Watch, on an area of the coast at Southport beach. Travel and Tourism lecturer Rebecca Marshall said: … Continued

College coach recognised for her commitment to sport.

College coach recognised for her commitment to sport.

A Coach from Stoke on Trent College has been officially recognised for her commitment to her sport. Carolyn Owen received the Anne Latham trophy at a County awards Ceremony earlier this month. The award recognises someone who through adversity has shown Great Spirit to continue to be involved in Netball. Carolyn, who joined the coaching … Continued