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  1. Your guide to GCSE results day

    It’s so nearly here – GCSE results day is just around the corner! On Thursday 12th August, you’ll be able to breathe a sigh of relief and finally put your exams behind you for the year. But what do you do once you actually know your grades? I’ve applied to MK College – what’s next?…

  2. Significant increase anticipated in demand for creative skills

    We’re extremely happy to report that qualifications in creative disciplines are predicted to be in increasingly high demand in Milton Keynes as investment pours into the Oxford-Cambridge Arc. Our Head of School for Creative Arts, Kate Bashford, says all the evidence points towards a growing demand in the sector. Kate says, “The government’s plans are around knowledge-based…

  3. 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…

  4. Anglian Water Alliance students celebrate apprenticeship success

    A group of students from Milton Keynes College are celebrating after becoming the first to be awarded Groundworker apprenticeship jobs with Anglian Water’s Alliances. The six students have become the first cohort to successfully complete the College’s full-time Level 2 Anglian Water Alliances Construction programme, a bespoke course designed as a long-term partnership between industry and…

  5. Award Winning Apprentice

    The nominations are in for Milton Keynes University Hospital Apprentice of the Year Awards 2020, and the winner is… Cara Crotty, Communications Apprentice! Cara tells us, ”I am so thankful to be MKUH’s apprentice of the year! My apprenticeship has benefited me in so many ways – it has given me fantastic experience in the…

  6. “An Apprenticeship Kickstarted My Career”

    Since completing her business administration apprenticeship with MK College, Holly Stevenson, aged 20, has landed a permanent job at the Institute of Chartered Accountants. Discover why an apprenticeship was the best choice to kickstart her career. Holly’s Story “Since leaving sixth form, I realised that I was more of a practical learner, and I also…

  7. 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…

  8. Business Administration Apprenticeship: So much more than making tea and filing!

    After successfully landing an administration apprenticeship at Flare Bright, Juliet has been given a fantastic platform in which to truly develop and grow as a professional in her early career. Here she tells us her story in her own words. “Having graduated earlier this year, I was particularly eager to start my professional career within business administration. Luckily enough, I soon came…