Engineering Apprenticeship Vacancy of the Week

Electrical Craft Apprenticeship Cavendish Nuclear Ltd. Advanced: Level 3 Whetstone £201.92 per week Monday – Friday 37.5 hours 4 years Possible start date: 1 September 2017 Cavendish Nuclear located in Whetstone is the UK’s leading supplier of services to the nuclear industry. They are looking for a team player who is eager to learn and […]


Free Training for Leicestershire Businesses

We are now offering free training for small and medium-sized businesses in the Leicestershire area! Ideal for employers aiming to upskill their workforce and individuals looking to widen their career prospects. What is it? The training is funded by the Skills Support for the Workforce – a brand new scheme funded by the Skills Funding […]


Music Technology student secured work experience with the BBC

North Warwickshire and Hinckley College Music Technology student Paige Windross featured in the March edition of the Nuneaton & Bedworth In Touch publication, highlighting her recent work experience placement with the BBC and music collaborations with Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council. Please click on the image below to read the article in full.  Paige’s music has […]

Alicia with her prize

Alicia wins Beauty Therapy Award

NWHC student Alicia Penney has been awarded a prestigious Student of Excellence award from Ragdale Hall. Alicia who is 21 from Hinckley is currently studying the Level 3 Beauty Therapy course at the College. Alicia took part in the Ragdale Hall student of Excellence competitions on Sunday 19 March along with 11 other finalists from […]

Inspiring the next generation of Construction workers!

Construction lecturer Tim Chisolm took a trip to Chilvers Coton Community Nursery this week. Tim visited the group of 39 children who wanted to meet a real life builder. They had the chance to dress in hard hats and high-vis vests as Tim demonstrated how to saw wood. Tim said: “The wood that I cut […]


South Leicestershire College welcomes High Sheriff

Students and staff at South Leicestershire College welcomed the High Sheriff of Leicestershire this week. Professor Surinder Sharma visited the South Wigston Campus on Thursday 23 March. The visit was part of a wider tour of Leicester hosted by the Mayor and Mayoress of Oadby and Wigston. During the visit the High Sheriff visited the […]


Big changes for childcare Apprenticeships

GCSEs in English and maths are no longer needed to study an Early Years Educator Apprenticeship. Official announcements last week confirmed that the requirements have now changed. What’s different? Previously, those studying the early Years Educator Apprenticeship at Level 3 needed GCSEs in English and maths at grade C or above, without these, they could […]


Students create floral masterpiece for national event

NWHC students created a beautiful flower wall for use during the Photography show at the NEC last week. Four students, who are currently studying the Level 3 Floristry course were tasked to create a company logo made from a whopping 3,500 carnations! The display was commissioned by Clements who were working for photography equipment suppliers […]

Top chef returns to Nuneaton College

North Warwickshire & Hinckley Collge Hospitality and Catering Department welcomed ex-student Ryan Shilton last week for a special guest chef evening. Ryan visited the College’s onsite Glebegate restaurant to serve up a tasting menu to more than 50 guests. During the evening, current students had the opportunity to work with Ryan and help to create a […]


Hairdressing and Make Up Artistry students win big in Blackpool

Hairdressing and Makeup Artistry students from North Warwickshire & Hinckley College bagged seven medals during national hairdressing competitions this week. A number of students travelled to Blackpool on 12 and 13 March to take part in the Association of Hairdresser & Therapists National Finals at the impressive Winter Gardens. Throughout the day students went head […]