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RNIB College Loughborough say thank you to this year’s employer supporters

Posted: Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:08

RNIB College Loughborough say thank you to this year’s employer supporters

An evening of celebration was held at RNIB College Loughborough. The College held its Annual Employer Partnership Awards event to say a big 'thank you' to Employers in recognition of the support they have given to students at the College. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, Awards, enterprise, Placements

Africa Day at RNIB College Loughborough

Posted: Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:57

Africa Day at RNIB College Loughborough

On Friday 16 May students and staff held an African Extravaganza. The College was packed with current and prospective students, their families and friends. The day was a showcase of this term's thematic topic, Africa. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, enterprise, artwork

Jobcentre Plus staff visit to RNIB College Loughborough

Posted: Wed, 28 May 2014 10:00

Jobcentre Plus staff visit to RNIB College Loughborough

Nineteen Jobcentre Plus staff from across Leicestershire and Northamptonshire came to RNIB College Loughborough to find out about the College's employment programme. The College offers a DWP funded, intensive programme for adults with a disability who are committed to finding employment. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, enterprise, Placements

RNIB College Loughborough develops more placement opportunities for students

Posted: Thu, 08 May 2014 14:15

RNIB College Loughborough develops more placement opportunities for students

RNIB College Loughborough held it's twice yearly Employer Information Evening on Thursday 10 April attracting over 25 company representatives. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, Work placements, Student opportunities

RNIB College Loughborough supports Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) volunteering initiative

Posted: Mon, 05 May 2014 17:08

RNIB College Loughborough supports Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) volunteering initiative

Local Jobcentre Plus (JCP) Operations Manager, Dez Grant spent the day at the College as part of DWP Community 10,000, an initiative giving staff the opportunity to volunteer for a day with organisations supporting DWP customers. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Employers, Partnerships, enterprise, artwork, Placements

Celebrating Onesie Wednesday

Posted: Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:08

Celebrating Onesie Wednesday

Did you know it was World Autism Day on Wednesday 2 April? Students and staff at RNIB College Loughborough came in unusual attire in support of "Onesie Wednesday", a National Autistic Society initiative which coincided with World Autism Day. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, World Autism Day, Fundraising, Onesie Wednesday

RNIB College Loughborough raises funds for Rainbows Hospice

Posted: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 08:55

RNIB College Loughborough raises funds for Rainbows Hospice

Students organised a cake sale raising money to support the vital work of Rainbows Hospice, the East Midlands' Hospice for Children and Young people. The Hospice is a place where life-limited children and their families can find care and support. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Achievements, Fundraising

Ofsted Inspectors Grade RNIB College Loughborough Good

Posted: Wed, 05 Feb 2014 12:06

Ofsted Inspectors Grade RNIB College Loughborough Good

During November 2013 the College received a full Ofsted education inspection involving three inspectors over three days. It improved on its 2008 grading despite a new, more rigorous inspection regime. Read More »

Tags: RNIB College, Ofsted, Achievement

A big thank you as volunteer retires from RNIB College Loughborough after 14 years supporting the College

Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:25

A big thank you as volunteer retires from RNIB College Loughborough after 14 years supporting the College

On 9 December we said a warm final thank you to Janet Jarram as she did her last volunteer session after 14 years at RNIB College Loughborough. Read More »

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