Articles from West London College

WEST LONDON COLLEGE JOINS COLLEGES NATIONWIDE TO LAUNCH #FE FOODBANK FRIDAY

@WestLondonCol is launching its ‘Just Giving’ web page to raise money for local foodbanks this Friday (1 May 2020) in Ealing and Hammersmith & Fulham. The College has joined the national #FEFoodbankFriday campaign, which is seeing further education colleges around the country coming together to raise money for community food banks, as many foodbanks are experiencing a decline in donations at this challenging time and in great need of support.

Former Sports Student Nominated for National Diversity Award

Former @WestLondonCol student Caoimhe (pronounced Kevea) Patterson has been nominated for a National Diversity Positive Role Model Award.  Caoimhe, who studied Sport Level 1 and Sport and Activity Leadership Level 2 at West London College, has been nominated in the ‘Positive Role Model’ category. For Caoimhe to win, she needs to receive more nominations than the other contestants.

West London College Chefs' Forum Launch Event at The Dorchester

The Chefs’ Forum spring event took place at The Dorchester in London this week (Monday, 27 January 2020) to launch West London College becoming members of the Chefs' Forum Academy. As Academy members top chefs from the best hotels and restaurants teach masterclasses for West London College catering students, as well as providing invaluable extra-curricular activities to ensure student success and achievement. Thirty-three West London College catering students attended the outstanding event and  twenty-three worked with The Dorchester's chefs to prepare afternoon tea, while six Hospitality students served drinks, canapes and afternoon tea.

WEST LONDON COLLEGE FINALIST IN WEST LONDON BUSINESS AWARDS FOR INCLUSIVE APPRENTICESHIPS

West London College has reached the finals of the prestigious West London Business Awards 2020. The winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony and black-tie gala dinner on Friday, 7 February. Held at Twickenham Stadium, the host for the evening will be Gaby Roslin of TV and radio fame.

Boost for young people with learning disabilities as expansion of West London internship programme announced

West London has some of the most successful Supported Internship programmes in the country, with a track record of helping young people with learning disabilities or difficulties into employment.