Aimee steps up to help families in need

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A Telford College student is making a real difference by volunteering at a local food share project which helps feed families here and in Ukraine. Former Ercall Wood School student Aimee Pike, from Apley, is studying a level three health and social care course. And as part of her work placement module, the 19-year-old has […]

Interest is growing in new health and social care courses

Training for NHS and social care sector

The first students have begun applying for places on a range of new courses designed to boost skills across the region’s health and social care sector. Seven new courses are being launched by the Marches Education Partnership, a £2.7 million project involving Telford College, Shrewsbury Colleges Group, Herefordshire, Ludlow and North Shropshire College, and SBC […]

Generous donations will help families from Ukraine

Staff and students from Telford College who have collected over 1,000 items to help the people of Ukraine

Staff and students from Telford College have donated more than 1,000 items to help the people of war-torn Ukraine. The health, social care, early years and education department led the college campaign after learning about an initiative on Facebook run by Karol and Zaneta Kil-Misztal from Telford. Find the campaign page here They have donated […]

Team GB selection delight for Teagan

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A Telford College student is celebrating after being selected to represent Great Britain in the under 20s ball hockey team. Book your spot for our next Adult Open Event  Start a part time professional course in September Apply here Teagan Hyatt, from Ketley, is a former Idsall School student who is currently studying for a level […]

Dedicated lecturer Tracy signs up for hospital duties

Tracy Leah Health Social Care Telford College

A Telford College tutor will be lending a helping hand to the county’s NHS teams in the local hospital children’s ward. Tracy Leah, part of the college’s health and social care team, was an adult and children’s nurse, working in accident and emergency departments, before joining the college. Considering working at Telford College? Find our […]

Mental health issues are in the spotlight

Lord Stevenson Mental Health Spotlight Telford College

Students at Telford College have been given an insight into a UK-wide campaign to remove the stigma surrounding mental illness. Learners from the college’s business and health courses received a visit from Lord Dennis Stevenson who is promoting a Private Members’ Bill – the Mental Health (Discrimination) Bill. They heard how it is hoped to […]

Health and social care courses open up huge opportunities

Isabel Wilson Health Social Care Telford College

Saving patients’ lives gives you the best feeling . . . that’s the view of former Telford College student Isabel Wilson, who is now gaining valuable experience in hospital operating theatres. Isabel, 21, a former Ercall Wood Academy student, completed her level two and three health and social care extended diplomas during four years at […]

Work placement opportunities for Telford College students

Adult Social Care Wrekin Housing Group Work Placement Telford College

Telford College students are being offered a series of valuable work placement opportunities with the Wrekin Housing Group as part of a new pilot project. Interviews are taking place over the next two weeks with students from a wide range of courses, including health and social care, catering, computing, finance, media and marketing. Luci Woodhall […]