Students and apprentices bridge the gap

Apprentices inspired the next generation when Dorset’s pioneering Young Chamber Programme was launched at the Avonbourne Trust in Bournemouth. They gave more than 50 students from the trust’s Avonbourne Sixth Form, Avonbourne College and Harewood College an insight into the world of work. Former student Lauren Moss, 19, now working at investment banking giant JP Morgan, was among the apprentices … Read More

Skills focus for Young Chamber students

A trailblazing project is set to cast fresh light on the business world for sixth form students at Gillingham School. The school has linked up with the Dextra Group – one of the largest employers in Dorset – for the pioneering Young Chamber Programme. Lighting and luminaire specialist Dextra has sponsored Gillingham School’s membership of the Dorset Chamber of Commerce … Read More