Sydney Milner and Holly Coleman are our latest new apprentices and their recruitment means we have employed 100 young people since taking on the management of Platform youth hub in 2011. In an additional milestone, over 50% of our employees are now aged 16-25.
Holly, now our bookings coordinator said: “I decided to do an apprenticeship as I thought it would lead me in the right direction. It ... Continue readingOctober 16th 2014 | Mary Brown | Comments - 0
National Takeover Day gives young people the chance to work with adults for the day and be involved in decision-making. Young people benefit from the opportunity to experience the world of work and make their voices heard, while adults and organisations gain a fresh perspective on what they do. The aim is to break down barriers between generations and encourage active involvement in the communitie... Continue readingOctober 21st 2013 | Mary Brown | Comments - 0
Welcome to Jacob Fevrier-Pickering who is our new Production Facilities apprentice at Platform. His duties will include helping with lighting rigging and sound systems for live events, setting up projection and computer equipment and giving advice and help to customers. In addition, Jacob will be undertaking formal training in Cultural Venue and Heritage Operations level 3. Jacob was previousl... Continue readingAllLatest