Monthly Archives: January 2015

Wan Yu Europe - South and City College Birmingham

Employers Case Study – Wan Yu Europe Industrial

Wan Yu Europe Ind. Co Ltd, is a family based import and export business based in Tyseley, Birmingham. They import and export items ranging from toys to traditional Chinese furniture. They started recruiting apprentices with South and City College Birmingham in 2013.  The two apprentices George Mobley and Benjamin Emerson, 19 and 20 respectively, now help develop and assist with the company’s social media.

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Midland Heart- South and City College Birmingham

Employers Case Study – Midland Heart

Midland Heart is a leading national housing and care association that helps transform lives and communities through housing, care and more. In 2010, Midland Heart launched a campaign to recruit local disadvantaged people into apprenticeship jobs. The scheme was a success and working with South and City College, they have been taking on apprentices each year since. Continue reading

Sterling Products - South and City College Birmingham

Employers Case Study – Sterling Products

Sterling Products are a well established distribution company who provide cleaning products to the automotive industry. Over the past 25 years the company have grown from strength to strength and since 2013 the company have worked with South and City College to employ an apprentice within their warehouse and distribution team.

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Kareen Thompson - South and City College Birmingham

Case study – Kareen Thompson

Kareen has been creative since she was younger. With excellent grades at school, she was advised to do A Levels in psychology, business and sport but she wasn’t happy. She realised she wanted to do something more creative, so she signed up for a course in hairdressing at South and City College Birmingham and hasn’t looked back since.

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