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College launches “Leading beyond the Organisation: A systems leadership approach course

Senior leaders from Colleges across the country are invited to attend a 2-day course to address some of the major challenges facing  the sector including: unprecedented funding cuts a planned programme of Area Based Reviews an Ofsted-driven approach to System Leadership models. These major challenges have...

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Community Learning Trust Fund Launch

The College celebrated the launch of the 2015/16 Community Learning Trust Fund on Wednesday 9th September. Over 40 representatives from local community groups, charities and not-for profit organisations attended the official launch and to pick up a prospectus and application...

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Peterborough’s largest local jobs fair is back!

Recruit 2015 Hundreds of vacancies available for city’s job seekers Jobseekers in Peterborough have a fantastic opportunity to apply for a wide range of jobs thanks to a forthcoming jobs fair. The Department for Work and Pensions and Tackling Worklessness...

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Options Event

Options Event

Are you about to leave education and not sure what to do next? Are you currently employed and want to achieve a recognised qualification? Come along to our Options Event and find out more about the great range of programmes...

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Official Opening of the Jean Hunt Building

Over 70 guests attended the official opening event of the new Jean Hunt Building on Wednesday 8 July including leader of the Council and Chair of the College’s Governing Board, Cllr John Holdich, and Chief Executive of Cross Keys Homes, Claire...

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Saturday Specials at City College Peterborough

Looking for something different to do this year? Why not join us one of our popular one-day Saturday courses. Come on your own, or bring a friend, colleague or relative to learn something new with you. There’s a wide range...

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New Choices Brochure, Out Now!

  Great News! Our Choices brochure is now available. We have lots of different options for school or college leavers to choose from, helping you continue with your learning and qualifications. Here at City College Peterborough you will find a supportive...

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Showcase of students’ arts and crafts work

Join us for a FREE exhibition of students’ arts and crafts work at our Peterborough Artists’ Open Studios’ event 2015. You will enjoy a showcase of students’ work in a range of different mediums including pottery, oil and watercolour paintings...

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Art Exhibition at Peterborough Cathedral

Thank you to everyone who came along to the official opening of the students’ arts exhibition at Peterborough Cathedral on Wednesday 6 May. Marketing manager, Jackie Hall, said “The standard of the students’ work is absolutely amazing and we had some...

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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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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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