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Loopster employer case study

Working in partnership with local start-up Loopster

16 March 2021

By working with local businesses, we find a variety of ways to benefit both their organisation and our students, like our recent collaboration with Loopster, an up and coming second hand clothing company.

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Students volunteer to support patients in hospital during COVID pandemic

8 March 2021

Student volunteers working on the wards as part of the befriending service has helped to combat loneliness during the COVID pandemic this through the use of digital technology.

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Apprentice Jesse in the workshop

National Apprenticeship Week 2021: Meet the Apprentices

12 February 2021

We have over 500 apprentices studying a range of subject areas at Coleg Gwent, from Health and Social Care to Bricklaying, and Plumbing to Hospitality. Meet some of our apprentices.

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Apprentices in the workplace

The Benefits of an Apprenticeship

9 February 2021

This National Apprenticeship Week, we’re shining a light on apprentices and breaking down everything you need to know, whether you’re a potential learner or an employer wanting to know more.

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Working with Local Employers – Tin Can Kitchen

13 January 2021

We’re proud to have a strong connection with local employers at Coleg Gwent. We’re heading into 2021 with a new employer-led way of working and we recently collaborated with the innovative Tin Can Kitchen which was a great success!

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Coleg Gwent Motor Apprentices

Have you heard about the Kickstart Scheme?

12 November 2020

A fantastic new opportunity has been announced by the Government to reduce long-term unemployment and skills shortages, and it’s a programme we’re proud to be part of… the Kickstart scheme!

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