News & Events

Interns at Media City.

We’ve just spent two fabulous days catching up with our Supported Interns out at Media City. It is a wonderful, modern backdrop to a wide range of work placements as you can see from the...

Posted 03 May 2018

Intern to Employee: Niall Nails it!

Niall was determined to secure himself a paid job when he joined our Supported Internship. All his hard work has paid off.  To his delight, Niall is now a Catering Assistant with Active Medlock. (Picture...

Posted 16 Apr 2018

Oldham Interns – the Whirlwind Tour

Hair salon assistant, decorator, admin support –  these are  some of the brilliant work placements held by our Oldham interns. Here is a taster of what they are up to,  out and about  building fences,...

Posted 28 Mar 2018

Interns left inspired after a visit to the Premier Inn

The Trafford Supported Internship group went on a employer visit at the Premier Inn Old Trafford.  Manager Jeanette and Team were fabulous! They showed them the ins and outs around all the different departments from...

Posted 05 Dec 2017

Liam – You’re Hired!

Liam began his Supported Internship with the goal of a paid job by the end of the year-long programme. Well Liam smashed it – in just eight weeks! He proved he is the right candidate...

Posted 24 Nov 2017

Liam at Active Medlock

Beginnings and Bright Futures: Our Supported Interns!

This year’s Internships are now underway with interns across our sites busy settling into their classrooms and work placements. We asked all this year’s interns at Active Tameside what they hoped to achieve by the...

Posted 12 Oct 2017

Interns at Trafford

Intern Harry Starts His Paid Job Today

This time last year Harry was about to start his Pure Supported Internship and wondering what the future would hold. Today he becomes an employee of Tameside NHS Foundation Trust. Harry will be working in...

Posted 11 Sep 2017

Harry K Tameside SI

From Internship to Employment: Here’s How.

Want to work in a hi-tech fitness centre? Or in the great outdoors? Or in a so-cool Manchester bar?  There are so many  opportunities on our Supported Internships – and work placements often turn into...

Posted 08 Aug 2017

Stepping Hill Interns: A Video Celebration

They’ve operated robots, worked in offices, cooked, cleaned,  served in cafes and yes, even sanitised skeletons – not real ones!  The young people on our Stepping Hill-based Supported Internship have had a great year  full...

Posted 27 Jul 2017

Liam Lands A Job

Liam has every reason to smile. He’s landed a paid job at Total Adrenaline. Congratulations! Liam is the latest of  our supported interns to prove to managers on his work placement that he’s got what...

Posted 12 Apr 2017