New Number Partner Games from Aggregate Industries

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

New Number Partner Games from Aggregate Industries

Joanne Hudson was delighted to deliver some new and exciting games to volunteers from Aggregate Industries this week! Volunteers from the Croft Quarry site support children at Croft Primary School each week for the Number Partners Project. The new games will continue to support the children’s development, learning and enjoyment of maths with the encouragement and support provided by Natalie Lodge (pictured) and Richard Allen. Natalie commented “I’ve really enjoyed my first year as a Number Partner. It was so rewarding to watch the children develop and gain confidence. I...

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Interview Technique Impact 2015/16

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Interview Technique Impact 2015/16

  It has been yet another fantastic year for our Interview Technique project supporting 6444 students at 41 events in 37 schools / colleges across the city and county. The Leicestershire Cares Education Team are delighted to provide you with our End of Year Impact Report. We would like to thank everyone involved in this project over the last year for their for their invaluable support that has enabled pupils to grow in skill, confidence and aspirations. Please read the full impact report for 2015/16 here… We are recruiting for our next academic year now. Please see the list of dates...

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Interview Technique at Sir Jonathan North Community College

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Interview Technique at Sir Jonathan North Community College

Today 24 volunteers interviewed 203 students at Sir Jonathan North Community College. This was our first Interview Technique session at the college and the event ran well with the following comments: “Thank you so much for giving up your time, we really appreciate it. It was a great event to help our students prepare for work and college interviews’’ – Claire Greaves, IAG coordinator   ‘’It’s shown me what kind of answers the company expects and what I need to work on’’  Sabrina, student Our thanks go to Sir Jonathan North Community College for their excellent...

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Employability Project at Beaumont Leys School

Posted by on Feb 17, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Employability Project at Beaumont Leys School

The 3rd and 5th February saw our next round of Employability Project sessions take place at Beaumont Leys School. 210 students took part in workshops including problem solving, attitude and skills which were led by 26 volunteers from companies including Nylacast, Aurum, Bradgate Bakery, Sytner, Leicester City Council and Access Group. The sessions ran very well, with some companies leading workshops who had never been involved before, and were capped off with a question and answer session with the volunteers as well as a careers fair.   Gail Brown, Education Coordinator for...

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Education Year End Reports

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Our Education Year End Reports have now been finalised and are ready for viewing! Please click on the buttons below to download a copy to read: Number Partners Report Interview Technique Report Go for Reading...

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