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Launching our inspiring Employer Partnership Pledge

16 September 2021

This week, we launched our inspiring ‘Partnership Pledge’, aimed at strengthening our industry links and engaging with local employers.

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ILS Supported Internships at Nevill Hall Hospital

Launching Engage to Change Gwent Supported Internships for ILS Learners

10 September 2021

This September, we’re launching an exciting new pilot scheme offering Engage to Change Gwent supported internships for our Independent Living Skills (ILS) learners at Crosskeys Campus, in conjunction with Elite Supported Employment Agency and our local Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (ABUHB).

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AAA screening at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Supporting the Public Health Wales AAA Screening Initiative in Ebbw Vale

16 August 2021

This August, we’re proudly supporting Public Health Wales with a targeted health care initiative in Ebbw Vale to deliver accessible AAA screening to the local community at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone.

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Health and social care students learning about mental health on a laptop

Coleg Gwent students volunteer with Mind Matters

11 May 2021

Health and Social Care learner, Casey, jumped at the chance to gain extra knowledge and experience through Mind Matters - a project that supports the mental health and wellbeing of young people through a volunteer training programme.

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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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