Articles from Newham College

.@NewhamCollege receives Mayor’s Construction Academy Quality Mark

The Mayor of London has awarded Newham College with a prestigious Quality Mark for providing excellent standards of training in construction. The College is now part of the Mayor’s Construction Academy (MCA), a network of 21 training providers that have gained official recognition for providing the sector with suitably skilled workers.

Newham College Tailoring student’s work to feature in national exhibition

Newham College Tailoring student’s work to feature in national exhibition

Newham College host awards to celebrate partnership with London employers

During 2016 / 17, employers have offered a plethora of work experience opportunities, guest talks, industry visits and sponsorship of equipment and provision to students at Newham College. These outstanding contributions have supported the success and progression of a great number of students into skilled work.

Colleges, employers and boroughs take action to tackle London’s Skills Crisis

East London councils, businesses and education leaders call for increased powers to tackle skills gap

Leading businesses, councils and education leaders have come together to tackle the growing skills crisis in East London and increase job opportunities for local residents.

Newham College LGBT Committee host breakfast with Head of Stonewall.

Newham College LGBT Committee organised a breakfast event to raise awareness of the work they do to tackle homophobia and create equality within the organisation and local area. The event was headed by Head of LGBT charity, Stonewall, Ruth Hunt and Newham Councillor, Rachel Tripp and took place exactly 4 months since the College was ranked 72 in the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index, (WEI) 2017.

Catering student's dish featured in Cafe Football menu after winning cook-off

A 19-year-old catering student at Newham College is celebrating after winning a ‘cook-off’ competition to get her dish added to the menu of ex-footballers, Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville’s cafe chain.

Di Gowland Announces Retirement and Names New Principal & CEO

College triumph as new Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers is revealed.

Newham College of Further Education has been approved as a member of the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers. From April 2017, all employers with a wage bill of £3m or more will pay into levy which can only be used to support training with approved providers. This means that the College can now deliver apprenticeship training for employers subject to the levy. This good news followed the successful Apprenticeships Awards held by Newham College last week.

Apprenticehip Award Ceremony marks end of National Apprenticeship Week

Newham College held their inaugural Apprenticeship Awards at the Good Hotel, London, marking the last day of National Apprenticeship Week.