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  1. Victor Moyo

    Finance Apprentice “If I learn something new on Thursday, I can put it into practice straight away.” During his first year studying Civil Engineering at university, Victor realised it wasn’t for him. After a year out he decided to explore a career in numbers, which was something he quite liked. Now Victor is a Business…

  2. Jade Whiteoak

    Accounting Apprentice at Papa Johns’s “As apprentices in the classroom we all get to learn from each other.” After GCSEs Jade felt like she had made the wrong decision choosing to study A-Levels. Read how she changed direction and is now finding it much more rewarding working as a Finance Apprentice at Papa John’s while…

  3. The Good Toy Guide

    Taking on an apprentice through Milton Keynes College has delivered numerous benefits to the marketing team at The Good Toy Guide Limited. The Good Toy Guide is a research consultancy, utilising child development knowledge and expertise around parenting and play to support children’s industries.  They also provide a trusted resource for parents and carers via…

  4. Ethan Kent

    Level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship “My Business Administration apprenticeship opened options to me.” In March 2020, Ethan gained an apprenticeship role as an Administrator in the Medical Records department at the Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Trust, while working towards his Level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship. Discover how since completing his apprenticeship, Ethan has gained…

  5. Discovery Days

    You will be invited to attend a course-related induction day. On this day you will meet your tutors, see the facilities you’ll be working in and get to know other students who will be joining the course at the same time as you. You’ll be able to experience a full day in College, find out…

  6. Augustina – SCIoT Learner

    I was born in Ghana but moved to Italy when I was 19 years old where I got married and had 2 children. In 2015 we moved to England where I completed a Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Further study in Health Care.  I went on to complete a Level 3 Certificate in Computer…

  7. Joanne – Business Administration Apprentice

    Joanne was working in a school kitchen for 10 years to fit around family and childcare commitments. She had always wanted to work in medical records.Discover how her Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship has allowed her to learn and train at the same time, as well as improving her confidence and self-belief. “Now my children…

  8. Bluecube Specialist Apprenticeships

    The growth encountered by Bluecube led to a recruitment drive to hire people to join their administration, cyber security, configuration, and helpdesk teams. The team realised that the talent and skills shortage was even greater, and a different hiring approach was needed. Rob Gilbride, Head of Talent Development, explains how they tackled their recruitment challenge:…