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  1. Top tips on looking after your teenager’s mental health

    Has the combination of lockdown and college work resulted in your child stuck indoors and glued to a screen? From working on a laptop during remote learning to scrolling on social media in their downtime, staying inside has become the norm for a lot of students, leaving outside activities a distant memory. This Mental Health…

  2. Unique Teacher Training Partnership

    Milton Keynes College and Two Mile Ash Initial Teacher Training Partnership are collaborating in order to train more teachers and fill gaps in city classrooms.  Nationally, government targets for teacher training have been missed for the past seven years with many schools struggling to recruit staff. Unique partnership to train teachers for Milton Keynes The…

  3. Top tips for job hunting during a lockdown

    Are you looking for a new job or additional work? Have you been furloughed or are you at risk of redundancy? Millions of people globally have had their employment affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, including young people and adults of all ages in Milton Keynes. Here, New Futures:MK Career Coach Alex Gowen shares his top five tips to…

  4. MK College offers flexible courses in Management and Leadership

    Milton Keynes College has partnered with Mindful Education to deliver flexible new online and on-campus courses in Management & Leadership at levels 3 and 5.  Delivered in partnership with the College, the Chartered Management Institute courses combine the flexibility of online learning with the benefits of face-to-face sessions in the classroom, allowing students to fit their studies…

  5. “It is never too late to do an apprenticeship”

    Raginee Scudamore arrived in the UK from Mauritius nearly 30 years ago. Having taken a long career break to raise a family, Raginee started working as a food service assistant for the Catering Department at the University of Buckingham in 2016. She recently completed a Level 2 Commis Chef Apprenticeship with MK College at the age of 52. She has also been shortlisted in this year’s BAME Apprenticeship Awards, and now tells us about her experience in her…

  6. MK College praised by Chartered Institute of Marketing

    MK College has been praised for the excellent results of its students studying the Foundation Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing. The Awarding Body at The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) has commended the College for the excellent standard of results achieved for assessments submitted in the April 2020 assessments session for the Marketing Principles module of the Foundation Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing. Tutor Amber…

  7. “Hats off” for new College graduates

    MK College has been celebrating the achievements of its students at its annual graduation ceremonies at the Woburn Sculpture Gallery. Around eighty Apprenticeship and Higher Education students received their awards watched by family, friends and business partners from across Milton Keynes, including many local employers of graduating apprentices. Two guests were given Honorary College Fellowships;…