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Jun14

The New Apprenticeships

The New Apprenticeships

What’s so great about doing an apprenticeship, and what are your study and job choices as you head towards finishing your GCSE exams?

 

Jun13

Spotlight on: The Green Light Trust

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Spotlight on: The Green Light Trust

Our Opportunity Suffolk partner: The Green Light Trust was launched in 1989 and have grown to run over 60 community spaces and planted 6 million trees. Whilst this is impressive, in more recent years they have used this activity to enable individuals to make significant improvements in their lives. In 2018 alone they supported 1519 adults and children. The ethos of Green Light Trust is to work WITH people, the CEO Tom says, “We don’t work on people and we don’t work on the environment, people come to us and they’re part of the organisation while they’re with us.”

Jun13

T.Levels. The run down

T.Levels. The run down

Have you heard about the new T-Levels?

No, well T-Levels aka Technical or Tech Levels are going to be introduced from next year and offer teens (aged 16-19) in England a vocational alternative to A-levels. 

Jun06

Have you got what it takes?

What is behind the success of an entrepreneur? It is simply luck?

We look at how two of the UK's richest and well known buisness men worked their way to the top.  

Jun04

Business Start-ups

Business Start-ups

At TCHC we don’t just support people to become an apprentice and work for existing companies, we also support people with new and innovative ideas. People with a passion a hobby and/or an idea they think could become something big.

May29

National Biscuit Day

National Biscuit Day

What is your favourite biscuit? To dunk, or not to dunk? Topped with chocolate, or naked?
Everyone has a different preference, just as we do with how we have our coffee or tea. And there is the age-old fight over whether a Jaffa Cake is in fact a cake at all…

May17

Opportunity Suffolk: Shervon's story

Realise Futures

Opportunity Suffolk: Shervon's story

Shervon had been out of paid work for quite some time, although she had been volunteering at her local British Heart Foundation charity shop and responisble for the training of some of they newer volunteers.  

May17

Opportunity Suffolk: James Pratt

Realise Futures

Opportunity Suffolk: James Pratt

Referred to Realise Futures - and the Opportunity Suffolk programme- through his volunteer position at the British Heart Foundation, James (who has autism and dyslexia) was keen to work in horticulture but was hindered by his lack of driving license. 

May16

Learning at Work - A Must for Businesses

Written by // Liz Kirman Categories // HR and Training

Learning at Work - A Must for Businesses

You are never to old to learn new tricks. That should definitely be true for work.

May13

Mental Health and the Work Place

Mental Health and the Work Place

Today signals the start of Mental Health Week.
Conditions of which have grown dramatically in the last 10 years (a study found between 1996 and 2006)

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