Case study: Kelsey Parker, Former Engineering Ambassador at Westfield School

Kelsey Parker joined the Better Learners Better Workers programme because her dad works in the engineering sector and she wanted to find out more about working in the sector, and develop her confidence. The Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing programme is where the Better Learners Better Workers scheme all began, with…

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Case study: Stocksbridge High School

After four years, Stocksbridge High School is a veteran of the Better Learners Better Workers Programme. To begin with, Year 10 and 11 students participated, but experience suggested it was better to start earlier so interviews are now held in Year 8 and students start in Year 9 with a…

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Case study: Josh, Year 11 Engineering Ambassador, Westfield School, Sheffield

Josh joined the Cutlers' Better Learners, Better Workers programme Engineering strand at the start of Year 9 in 2015. Westfield School has been taking part in the programme since 2012, offering Healthcare, Arts & Culture, Engineering and Digital sector strands. Last year, 150 Ambassadors took part at Westfield. Josh, now…

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Case study: Ryan, Digital Sector Ambassador at Westfield School

Westfield School student Ryan is a Gold Ambassador on the Better Learners Better Workers programme. He was awarded the Star Gold Ambassador award for his hard work and progress on the Digital Technology sector strand of the programme which gives students in Years 9 and 10 an insight into the…

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