Our Social Impact in 2018/19

People are often surprised by the range and variety of the work we do in the community and its social impact. For example our Pure Support projects, these encourage creativity, catering skills, exploring outdoors and...

Posted 08 May 2019

Delighted Nathan Lands a Paid Job at McDonald’s

Congratulations to Nathan who has just started work at McDonald’s! Nathan is a Supported Intern based at Wythenshawe Hospital – one of our sites new to the 2018-19 academic year. Find out about what Nathan...

Posted 07 May 2019

Nathan in his uniform at McDonald's, smiling.

Mayor of Trafford Tom Ross Visits Our Interns!

Our Interns have had a very special visit from the Mayor of Trafford, Councillor Tom Ross. Each intern delivered a presentation about themselves and their journey so far on the programme. The Mayor was very...

Posted 30 Apr 2019

Nathan Gets His Dream Job – Loreto Supported Internship

Nathan is an intern on the Loreto College Supported Internship and his retail placement has earned him a paid job at the Co-op. When Nathan started on the Supported Internship he wasn’t sure what he wanted to...

Posted 21 Mar 2019

Nathan stacks shelves while on his placement on the loreto supported internship where he earned a paid job at the co-op

Salford Interns Meet the Mayor!

Eight young people on our new Salford Council and University Internship have met the City Mayor of Salford at a special induction event. In the impressive surroundings of the Council Chambers, Paul Dennett welcomed them...

Posted 13 Jan 2019

Rachael Reacts to Her Dream Placement at The Airport

Rachael has always expressed a love for travel and tourism. Throughout college she was always talking about wanting to work at Manchester Airport. Once she had finished college she didn’t hesitate in applying for the...

Posted 12 Dec 2018

Rachael with clipboard on Her Airport Internship Placement

Yes Chef! Teamwork at Stepping Hill for Jordan

Work in the busy hospital kitchen is a new experience for intern Jordan. There is so much to do, new skills to learn and a constant flow of hungry customers at Stepping Hill Hospital to...

Posted 26 Nov 2018

Two Paid Jobs For The Trafford Supported Interns!

Two interns from the Trafford Supported Internship have earned themselves paid jobs!  Billy had an interview for a cleaning job just a few days a go at Sodexo. It went brilliantly! Billy felt very confident going...

Posted 22 Nov 2018

Our New Bury Supported Internship’s Launch Event

Our brand new internship site in Bury has officially launched making it Pure’s 11th Supported Internship site. The event began with Lee Jones, the Pure Employment Officer for the site. Lee gave some insight to...

Posted 12 Nov 2018

Bury Supported Internship group of interns and staff from Elms Bank School, Pure Innovations