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Pat Carrington goes ‘Back 2 the Floor’

To celebrate National Apprenticeship week Pat Carrington, Principal at City College Peterborough, went ‘Back 2 the Floor’ at The Peterborough School Nursery to see what it’s like to be a childcare apprentice. The Greater Cambridge/Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership (LEP) encouraged...

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Cross Keys

Beating the health and social care skills shortage

At the beginning of 2014, a report from the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) highlighted health and social care sector as a trade likely to be significantly affected by skills shortages in the UK. Since the release of...

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Counselling Courses Open Evening

Have you ever thought about a career in counselling? Would you like to find out more about what’s involved? Or perhaps you would like to further your career and are interested in our level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling. City...

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And our Apprentice of the Term is….

National Apprenticeship Week (9 to 13 March 2015) – NAW – was a huge success. With a number of initiatives we spent the week celebrating the work of apprentices and business across the city, for their contribution to apprenticeship schemes....

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Put a spring in your step and volunteer for Summer Walks with City College Peterborough

Wednesdays are now ‘walk days’ with the volunteer walk initiative championed by City College Peterborough and volunteers all over the city. In winter last year, the College launched the very successful Walk on Wednesdays campaign to help engage people with...

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What would you like to learn?

Help us plan our courses for the next year and be in line to win £50 worth of vouchers! Have you ever fancied learning something different, but can’t find anywhere that offers a course in that area? Take part in...

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Classical Reflection

BBC’s Voice Stars Inspire Students to Follow their Dreams

Local singing duo, Classical Reflection, spoke about their excitement in being selected by Ricky Wilson for the second round of BBC’s popular talent show to a group of young students at the College.   The talented twin sisters, Naomi and...

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The Job Show Peterborough

Job Hunting? Join us at The Job Show Peterborough The Job Show Peterborough will be held at Serpentine Green Shopping Centre (click here for directions) on Thursday 30th April, 12-7pm. If you’re looking for a job in Peterborough or simply...

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Level 3 Award in Education & Training

Looking for a new career direction? Would you like to learn to share your skills and knowledge with others. Then join our Level 3 Award in Education & Training course and you could start a career in adult learning. The...

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16- 19 Options Event

City College Peterborough’s Open day on Monday 9th February was a great success! Our expert tutors were on hand to offer great advice on a large range of programmes from motor vehicle and construction to hairdressing and childcare. Visitors also...

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Health and social care

Free Health & Social Care Traineeship Programme

Are you 19-24? Interested in working in Health and Social Care? Find out more about our FREE Traineeship Programme.  We can offer you: A structured part-time programme The opportunity to improve your English & Maths skills Study towards a recognised...

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Make sure your College Voice is heard

An interview with the College Voice chairman   City College Peterborough’s College Voice committee is at the heart of student spirit. With initiatives to make a difference to every day college life, the College Voice chairman Lesley Hull is dedicated...

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