Ben’s career is taking off

A 17-year-old student from Winstanley College has won a scholarship with the National Flight Academy in Pensacola, Florida. Flying enthusiast, Ben Molyneux, scooped up this incredible opportunity as reward for winning a Virgin Atlantic/Delta Airlines competition, which required participants to submit a 500-word essay or video about a problem, which will ...

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Best in the borough

St Helens Chamber has announced that their apprenticeship achievement rates are the highest in the borough for the third year running, with 78.2% of their apprentices achieving their qualifications in 2017/18. Recent data published by the Department for Education highlights the apprenticeship achievement rates of colleges and training providers across the ...

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Experiencing life on the continent

French and Spanish students from Winstanley College have had the chance to immerse themselves in the language and culture of the country through a unique work experience programme. The programme, organised through specialist company Halsbury, includes a tailored trip to France or Spain, with the chance to stay with a host ...

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Study, learn and teach at LJMU

BA Hons Learning, Development and Support at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is the ideal preparation for Initial Teacher Training (ITT) in primary or early years education, with students being able to complete their degree while still working full time in an educational setting. Classes take place on Saturdays so that ...

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High flying college

LIPA Sixth Form College (LSFC) has been rated as ‘outstanding’ in all areas by Ofsted, just two-and-a-half years after it opened. The inspection, LSFC’s first, took place over three days at the end of February. It achieved the highest possible rating for effectiveness of leadership and management; quality of teaching, learning ...

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