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Plumpton College takes on The Apprentice
24/01/2023

Plumpton College takes on The Apprentice

Our Level 3, second-year students took part in a five-week competition called The Plumpton Apprentice, which aimed to improve current sustainability measures at Plumpton College.

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10/01/2023

Calling all final year university students - we want your views!

The National Student Survey (NSS) is your chance to look back on your higher education experience and speak out on everything from the teaching on your course, access to resources and equipment, and even about the student voice.

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We are finalists in the AAC Apprenticeship Awards 2023!
06/01/2023

We are finalists in the AAC Apprenticeship Awards 2023!

The nomination is in recognition of our Butchery apprenticeship provision and the work supporting the industry to fill its skills gaps. The provision provides outstanding learning facilities located at the heart of the college's campus farm, giving apprentices a truly field-to-fork learning experience with practical and academic teaching far exceeding the apprenticeship requirements. Training is delivered both at the college and in the workplace by our butchery training team, experienced at all levels of butchery operations, whether in retail or process butchery. 

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New partnership for University of Greenwich and Plumpton College
03/01/2023

New partnership for University of Greenwich and Plumpton College

The University of Greenwich and Plumpton College are collaborating on a validation partnership.

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Our first ever college-wide Drop Everything, Speak and Listen
16/12/2022

Our first ever college-wide Drop Everything, Speak and Listen

We've all grown used to communicating online, texting and sending messages - think back to the last time you had a good discussion about a topic.

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Plumpton College launch a new Organic Crop Production Apprenticeship in Spring 2023
12/12/2022

Plumpton College launch a new Organic Crop Production Apprenticeship in Spring 2023

There is growing awareness of the environmental, health and social benefits of locally grown fresh food which has led to an increase in the number of new market gardens and community supported agriculture schemes. The growth in this sector is essential to strengthen the UK’s food resilience. Demand for UK growers and skilled workers is also on the rise with less foreign workers available and more people looking to find more rewarding careers working on the land, enjoying the benefits of the great outdoors.

Category: Horticulture

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Competency Framework for Wine Industry Launches
24/11/2022

Competency Framework for Wine Industry Launches

Plumpton College launches its new National Competency Framework for wine industry

Category: College News

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Trade bakery competition for new and experienced bakers
21/11/2022

Trade bakery competition for new and experienced bakers

Plumpton College is looking for the best South East bakers in the industry!

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Celebrating Green Careers Week
15/11/2022

Celebrating Green Careers Week

Last week saw the launch of the first ever Green Career week, which is all about promoting any career that helps to protect and restore the planet.

Green careers are a fast-growing global employment sector with jobs such as...

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Successful higher education Open Event
14/11/2022

Successful higher education Open Event

Great to see a great turnout at our first higher education Open Event showcasing our degree courses, facilities and campus.

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