Keely’s in tune with new career path

Keely Archbold Music Telford College

A Telford College student has her sights set on a career in the music industry after a change of direction in her studies. Keely Archbold, from Shifnal, deferred from a pathway of sports and football to follow a new career goal – and says she couldn’t be happier with the choices she has made. “I […]

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 […]

Bethany graduates with distinction from ‘fun and eye-opening’ studies

Bethany Lane Sport Student Telford College

A sport-loving student is on the road to a coaching career after graduating from Telford College with top honours. Bethany Lane, from Donnington, achieved three distinction stars in her level three extended diploma in sport. The former student of Burton Borough School in Newport is now off to the University of Worcester to study sports […]

Hollie is added to college’s list of high-flying alumni

Hollie Whittles and Graham Guest HE Telford College

The regional chair of the Federation of Small Businesses in the West Midlands is the latest high-flyer to be added to Telford College’s glittering list of alumni. Hollie Whittles, director of Purple Frog Systems and a popular TEDx speaker, graduated with a CIPD Level 5 Diploma in Human Resource Management through an apprenticeship with Telford […]

Exciting career opportunities for vocational students

Caitlin Steventon Hairdressing Telford College

Telford College’s vocational students are on a pathway to exciting careers after delivering a string of top grades in their end-of-year assessments. One in three students achieved at least one distinction in their vocational exams this year, and around two thirds of the college’s 25 BTEC courses recorded a 100% pass rate. Keely Archbold, 18, […]

What a result – celebrations for Telford College sport students

Liam McDonagh Sport Telford College

Telford College students have praised the ‘incredible’ opportunities they have been given to prepare them for a career in the sport and leisure industry after graduating with flying colours. The college’s sport students recorded a string of distinction star and distinction grades this year, among an overall pass rate of nearly 95%. Chloe Venables, 18, […]

Public services students graduate with distinctions

Nila Skitt Public Uniform Services Telford College

Telford College students have their sights set on careers in the police force after graduating from Telford College’s public uniformed services course with multiple distinctions. Lily France and Nila Skitt from Wellington, and Jayden Wilkins of Dawley, are all former pupils of Telford Langley School. All three are celebrating after each receiving two distinction stars, […]

Jeni’s forensic science dreams are back on course

Jeni Knight Access to Higher Education Telford College

Jeni Knight always wanted to be a forensic scientist, but dropped out of school with no qualifications and ended up going in a different direction. Now, thanks to an Access to Higher Education science course at Telford College, her career dreams are back on track. “I saw a road sign outside the college one day […]