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  • Fully Funded Staffing offered to Businesses as Part of the Kickstart Scheme

    As part of the government’s Plan for Jobs, a new £2 billion Kickstart Scheme will create hundreds of thousands of new, fully subsidised jobs for young people, aged 16-24. Buxton & Leek College is currently looking for businesses wishing to access the Kickstart scheme and employ young people for fully-funded, 6-month work placements (25 hours per week).…


  • STUDENT WINS PRIZE JOB AT TREASURE ISLAND CAMP IN HONG KONG

    Former Buxton & Leek College student Bernice Ward has landed her dream job at Treasure Island Outdoor Education camp in Hong Kong. Bernice who studied the Adventurous Activities & Leadership course at the College will be starting her new role in January 2021, travel permitting. Her duties will incorporate teaching outdoor sports activities to young…


  • BLC APPRENTICESHIPS HOST VIRTUAL CHRISTMAS FAIR

    BLC APPRENTICESHIPS HOST VIRTUAL CHRISTMAS FAIR As the Apprenticeship Team continues to work hard with our apprentices, it’s safe to say we’re all starting to get excited for Christmas. So, with this in mind, our Apprenticeships Team wants to invite you to our very first BLC Apprenticeships Virtual Christmas Fair! We’re hosting a variety of…


  • Virtual Event to mark Remembrance Day

    This year Buxton & Leek College will be marking Remembrance Day with a special virtual video service taking place from 10.45am on Wednesday 11 November. Simply visit the College’s Facebook and Youtube pages to watch. There will be a number of special moments incorporated in the event including specially recorded musical performances from two bugle players. Public Services students…


  • Accountants & Bookkeepers can Count on BLC for New AAT Online Learning

     Buxton & Leek College is now offering online learning for two AAT courses: AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping and AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Accounting. The move comes as the College recognises a demand in students preferring to learn online in the comfort of their own home. Claire Poole, Operations Manager –…