Apprenticeships key to new online service for Well Pharmacy

Apprenticeships key to new online service for Well Pharmacy

A partnership between Stoke on Trent College and Well Pharmacy has seen 18 apprenticeships created as part of the company’s expansion and the launch of its online pharmacy. Well Pharmacy is the third largest pharmacy chain in the UK and its warehousing and distribution headquarters in Meir Park has over 340 employees. Apprentices at the … Continued

Parogon partnership creates new jobs for trainee chefs

Parogon partnership creates new jobs for trainee chefs

A partnership between Stoke on Trent College and Parogon Group is assisting the company’s ongoing expansion plans, with three new trainee chefs being the first to get on the career ladder following the successful launch of a work experience scheme. Parogon currently employs around 350 people at popular Staffordshire venues The Wayfarer in Stone, The … Continued

Lee Stafford gives students a styling masterclass

Lee Stafford gives students a styling masterclass

Celebrity hairdresser Lee Stafford has delivered a ‘twisted tongs’ hair styling masterclass to students at Stoke on Trent College to deliver. Hairdressing students learned Lee’s techniques for creating wavy styles popular with celebrities during awards season and at red carpet events. The live masterclass was part of a range of training delivered by Lee and … Continued

Pochin’s announce apprenticeship partnership

Pochin’s announce apprenticeship partnership

THE contractor appointed on Hanley’s Smithfield scheme has announced a partnership with Stoke on Trent College, helping to build the foundations for students who want to pursue a career in construction. Pochin’s Ltd will hold regular careers sessions at the college and host monthly site visits with students who are considering a job in the … Continued

College satisfies local businesses, according to new league table

College satisfies local businesses, according to new league table

Stoke on Trent College is one of the UK’s top colleges for employer satisfaction, according to figures published on gov.uk. More than 52,000 organisations responded to the nationwide FE Choices survey to rate their satisfaction with over 1,450 UK colleges and apprenticeship training providers. Companies who work with Stoke on Trent College gave a 93.8% … Continued

Businesses urged to ‘heat seek’ energy opportunities

Businesses urged to ‘heat seek’ energy opportunities

Staffordshire businesses are invited to find out about supply chain opportunities in the UK’s newest renewable energy network, as part of the launch of a new Heat Academy at Stoke on Trent College on Friday 26th October. The College’s Burslem Campus will host the Smart City Alliance event for District Heat Networks from 9am to … Continued

Youngsters teach old tricks at Gladstone Pottery Museum

Youngsters teach old tricks at Gladstone Pottery Museum

Bricklaying students from Stoke on Trent College have spent a week building a bottle kiln at Gladstone Pottery Museum. Students and lecturers from the college’s construction department headed to the museum’s car park to show how the famous bottle kilns were constructed, as part of the ongoing celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary of the … Continued

Bell Decorating Academy launches at Stoke on Trent College

Bell Decorating Academy launches at Stoke on Trent College

Stoke on Trent College has teamed up with the UK’s largest dedicated commercial painting contractor to launch a new painting and decorating academy at its Burslem Campus. The Bell Decorating Academy, sponsored by Bell Group, will provide painting and decorating students with work experience placements, interview and CV writing workshops, painting and decorating masterclasses, and … Continued

New Academy will heat up region’s job prospects

New Academy will heat up region’s job prospects

Stoke on Trent College has announced it will open the UK’s first national District Heat Skills Academy, training workers to deliver the UK’s newest energy infrastructure. Opening this September, the Academy will see Stoke on Trent College partner with national and international organisations and companies including Smart City Alliance, Nordic Heat, Öresundkraft, City of Helsingborg, … Continued

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