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Kyle's Story

We’d like to share Kyle’s story with you, as he moves into paid work after completing a Supported Internship at Active Tameside Medlock. Having never had a paid job and feeling that his prospects were nonexistent,...

Posted 19 Feb 2016

Supported Internship Success @ Tameside!

We’re always proud of the hard work and dedication that all of our Supported Interns put into their placements with employers, and its so rewarding to see those efforts receive recognition. Seven interns, supported by...

Posted 15 Jan 2016

Matt Wins Silver at National Awards

Huge congratulations to Pure Supported Intern Matt for winning second prize in the prestigious Student of the Year Awards 2014. Matt received the award at the Association of Colleges Annual Conference for his hard work at Trafford General...

Posted 16 Dec 2014

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Salford Supported Internship Celebration

Hear from the Interns on the Salford Supported Internship about their work experience working in and around Salford Royal Hospital.   The scheme has been a great success with tutor Valerie delighted with the interns...

Posted 25 Jun 2014

Congratulations to Matt – Regional Award Winner!

  Matt Holmes’ success on our Trafford Supported Internship project has been rewarded at the Adult Learners’ Week Awards. Matt, who has cerebral palsy, was presented with the Learning for Work Individual Award for the...

Posted 12 Jun 2014

Kate Green MP visits trainees at Trafford

Kate Green MP shadow minister for Equalities gave the ‘thumbs up’ when she visited the Supported Internship site at Trafford General . The internship is a partnership project between Trafford College, Trafford Council, Trafford General...

Posted 21 May 2014

Trafford Supported Internships video

Watch our trainees in action in the first year of our supported internship at Trafford Hospital. The internships in Trafford is a partnership with Central Manchester University Hospitals and Trafford College and funded by Trafford...

Posted 12 May 2014

Manchester Internships

Watch this years trainees on their supported internship in Manchester. Pure innovations is working in partnership with Manchester College and Central Manchester Hospitals Trust. This video was created by the Manchester College

Posted 12 May 2014

What employers say about supported internships

  Managers and staff at supported internships sites at Central Manchester University Hospitals in Trafford and Manchester have been talking about the support they have received and the benefits for them as employers.

Posted 12 May 2014

What supported internships means to me

Alexis is a trainee on the Trafford supported internship has written a poem about her experience. She has written it with a view to explaining what the internship is all about to prospective trainees and what she...

Posted 08 Apr 2014