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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

Trafford Interns’ Whistle-stop Movie

It’s all go on a Pure Supported Internship. See for yourself in our NEW short film on some of the  brilliant work the interns are doing on their placements. Work experience, job coaching and classroom...

Posted 03 Apr 2017

An intern answering the phone on Reception at Trafford General.

Job Success For Intern Josh

Congratulations to Josh on your paid job! Josh is on our Supported Internship at Trafford General Hospital and has started work at Forest Park Preparatory School in Sale. Here’s our two-minute video on Josh’s Story...

Posted 21 Feb 2017

Intern Josh laying tables in the school restaurant.

Recognition at National Awards

Congratulations to all involved in our Supported Internship in Trafford. The project has been presented with a  ‘Highly Commended’ certificate by the Festival of Learning. The Festival is run by the Learning and Work Institute...

Posted 08 Nov 2016