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  1. Flexible Working for the Future

    Flexible working, agile working, or as one of my colleagues calls it – “work-life integration” is a hot topic at the moment. Conducting research for this blog has led me to have some interesting conversations with colleagues, friends and my wider network about their thoughts on how flexible working is fast becoming a key element…

  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. 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…

  4. 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…

  5. The Benefits of Hiring an Apprentice

    Having worked with MK College for over two years, James Zammett, Operations Manager at CTE Advanced Technologies, has experienced first-hand the benefits that hiring an apprentice can have on a business. CTE have embraced the partnership with the College by taking on two engineering apprentices so far. Continual College Support James has been impressed by the support…

  6. New apprenticeship funding opportunity for employers

    Employers in Milton Keynes are being encouraged to take advantage of new government funding to take on an apprentice. Milton Keynes College has received record numbers of apprentice applications in recent months and is now appealing to local employers to create more high-quality apprenticeship opportunities so more people, particularly young people, can kick-start a rewarding…