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Secondary Engineer – Fully Funded Teacher Training and Resources

2018-11-20T09:16:50+00:0020th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

Please click image to enlarge. Wiltshire Council is pleased to offer Wiltshire secondary schools/academies the opportunity to access fully funded teacher training and resources from Secondary Engineer. The Secondary Engineer model is to provide CPD training for teachers, the programme would usually cost £925 per school but it is being offered to a limited number [...]

Enterprise Advisor Case Study

2018-11-19T10:20:54+00:0019th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

Steph Tapner works within the Resourcing team at Nationwide based in Swindon, she has worked there for six years but lives on the Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire therefore she is matched as an Enterprise Advisor (EA) with Wellington Academy in Tidworth for the Swindon and Wiltshire Enterprise Advisor Network (SWEAN). SWEAN is a project [...]

Brandon Trust Vacancies

2018-11-15T13:20:37+00:0015th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

Brandon Trust Wiltshire have various job vacancies - please see below, to apply visit the recruitment page. Bank (Casual) Support Worker Trowbridge, closing 21st December Bank (Casual) Support Worker Pewsey, closing 21st December Bank (Casual) Support Worker Devizes, closing 21st December Lead Support Workers Devizes, closing 30th November Support Workers Devizes, Bradford on Avon [...]

Defence Engineering Apprenticeships x2

2018-11-12T11:21:16+00:0012th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

DE&S offers a number of top class graduate and apprenticeship opportunities, providing successful applicants with “hands-on” experience in roles across a range of projects. If you have recently left school or university and are interested in embarking on a career in defence but do not yet have the experience/skills required for our listed vacancies, [...]

Redevelopment work begins at Wiltshire College and University Centre Salisbury

2018-11-06T13:38:40+00:009th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

Work has started on the redevelopment of Wiltshire College & University Centre’s Salisbury Campus. The project is part of over £24m of investment secured by the Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP) to increase Further and Higher Education provision at The College. The investment was made possible through the SWLEP’s Growth Deal with [...]

Annual Education and Skills Report from CBI

2018-11-08T11:42:42+00:008th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) published the Annual Education and Skills report in partnership with Pearsons, the aim of the report is to find out what businesses think about Education and Skills. The survey was completed by SME's and employers with up to 5,000 + employees, therefore representing a wide range of employers/employees. [...]

Inspiration for next generation of engineers

2018-11-06T13:21:22+00:007th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

Local engineers are working alongside teachers to inspire the next generation of young innovators in Wiltshire. Wiltshire Council and national organisation Primary Engineer, along with help from engineering industry partners DSTL and QinetiQ, are funding the scheme which trains up teachers and links schools with engineers to bring engineering and future career opportunities alive [...]

MJ Church recruits engineers of the future

2018-10-29T14:27:18+00:006th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

September has started well at MJ Church with with an intake of new apprentices joining across the business. In our Contracting Division we are really pleased to welcome Erin Wooster and Max Smith as Civil Engineering Apprentices. Both Max and Erin have graduated with BTEC Level 3 in Construction and the Built Environment from [...]

Apprenticeship Case Study – Level 3 Science Manufacturing Technician

2018-10-25T14:05:52+00:005th November, 2018|Categories: All News|

Nick Eggleton, 19, and Kieran Grubb, 21, are both second year apprentices at Bath ASU studying Science Manufacturing Technician apprenticeship at Level 3. We spoke to both Nick and Kieran about their experiences so far. Bath ASU produces over 3,000 aseptically compounded injectable pharmaceutical products each day for hospitals and patients across the UK [...]