Apprenticeship case studies

Rebecca Scott

Rebecca Scott

Employability and Opportunity Manager at the University of Bristol

City of Bristol College worked with the University of Bristol to launch eXcelBristol in September 2019 which aims to recruit apprentices as a tool for workforce planning and diversifying the workforce.

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Les Caunce

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HR Consultant and Apprenticeship Officer at Jon Pritchard Ltd

Jon Pritchard Ltd, a loft conversion company, has eight apprentices on its books at the moment and is now in its fifth year of recruiting apprentices and hopes the ‘outstanding’ working partnership with City of Bristol College can continue.

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Vikki Wherlock

Vikki Wherlock

Head of Student Services at City of Bristol College

Long-standing City of Bristol College employee, Vikki Wherlock, started off her career with the college as a student almost two decades ago when she started a Business Administration Level 3 apprenticeship.

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Jamaar Semper

Michelin star Chef

Young South West Chef of The Year 2019 winner, Jamaar Semper is a Bristolian born and bred chef who studied at the college from 2014-2016.

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Daniella Shields

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Human Resources Manager at Doveton Press Ltd

HR apprentice Daniella Shields now works as a Human Resources Manager after earning a distinction at City of Bristol College.

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Sophie Timbrell

Sophie Timbrell

City of Bristol College’s Sophie Timbrell felt ‘incredibly supported and celebrated’ after switching to an apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 3 and now she works as one of the college’s Curriculum Administrators.

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Benjamin Dick

Benjamin Dick

A City of Bristol College apprentice has been praised for his ‘attitude, work ethic and enthusiasm’ after being named a finalist in the BristolLive and BathLive Apprentice Awards for his work with Midas Construction.

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Sharon Hewitt

Sharon Hewitt

Administrative Assistant at a Bristol primary school

Sharon Hewitt joined City of Bristol College in 2019 on the Business Administration Level 3 apprenticeship scheme.

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