Article posted on:24-November-2017 Institute sportsmaker selected for national showdown Sportsmaker Kirsty Hill is preparing for the fight of her life after being selected to represent England in a boxing bout next Thursday.
Kirsty (26), who has worked at Grimsby Institute since February, will face Scotland’s Effy Kathopouli in a lightweight duel, set to take place in Staffordshire.
After finding out she ...Read more here
Article posted on:22-November-2017 Young Reporter's honour after national awards event Level 3 Creative Media Production learner Amy Waite travelled to London to represent the Grimsby Telegraph Young Reporters at a national awards event.
The scheme, which operates in partnership with North East Lincolnshire Council, was shortlisted for two British Youth Council Youth Voice Star Awards.
Nominations were for Best Campaign, after challenging the ...Read more here
Article posted on:21-November-2017 Life-changing experience for Media Production learners Learners enjoyed a “life-changing” experience at a spectacular showcase event which demonstrated their skills in digital video production.
A dozen Level 3 Creative Media Production learners attended the Skills Show, which took place at The NEC in Birmingham between November 16 and 18.
The event, which is the nation’s largest for skills ...Read more here
Article posted on:21-November-2017 Young entrepreneurs seek support from industry leaders Future entrepreneurs gave a Dragons’ Den-style pitch to local business leaders in a bid to win their support for an innovative idea.
Business Level 3 learners, who are in their second year, were challenged to showcase their entrepreneurial skills by designing and conceiving a commercial strategy.
The group has since launched U-Box, ...Read more here
Article posted on:20-November-2017 Grimsby Institute wins National Education Award Grimsby Institute has won an AoC Beacon Award for an initiative which helped to make a difference to the daily working lives of its staff.
The college picked up the City & Guilds Award for Staff Development for the ‘Level Up! Level Up Your Teaching, Today!’ initiative.
The main ...Read more here
Article posted on:17-November-2017 Help support tutor's marathon mission Tutor Simon Bryson is appealing for support for his marathon mission to raise £2,500 for the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance after it helped save his life.
The Programme Leader for Fd Tourism Management and FE Tourism is running the London Marathon next year in aid of the charity, which came ...Read more here
Article posted on:17-November-2017 Institute innovation recognised at AoC Beacon Awards Innovation manager Graham Raddings has lifted the lid on an exciting strategy which saw Grimsby Institute score a national accolade for staff development.
The Institute received the City and Guilds award at the AoC’s Beacon Awards on Tuesday night, in recognition of the Level Up strategy devised by the Innovate team.
Learning ...Read more here
Article posted on:17-November-2017 Performing Arts learner wows at AoC conference A PERFORMING Arts learner has taken the first steps on her professional journey after booking a prize-winning gig.
Beth Pearson (16), of Grimsby, who is a Level 3 learner at the Grimsby Institute, entered a competition to perform at Tuesday night’s AoC Beacon Awards in Birmingham.
The event, which saw the Institute ...Read more here
Article posted on:10-November-2017 International Skills Partnership between the Grimsby Institute and the Arab Academy
The Institute was delighted to welcome the delegation of six staff members from the Arab Academy from Alexandria, as part of a full partnership exchange to learn and share best practice between the partner institutions.
The visit to the UK was to learn about the Institute's approach to good teaching practice, ...Read more here
Article posted on:25-August-2017 Institute English GCSE learner joins top 3% in the country It was a double celebration for 21-year-old, Grimsby Institute learner Suzannah Peart, when she received her GCSE English language result and CACHE Level 3 Childcare results.
Suzannah who works at a local childcare centre, has attempted her GCSE English four times and was thrilled to learn she had gained a grade ...Read more here