Check out the latest news from across Greater Manchester, including college information and updates, online experiences, plus much more!

Leaving School 2021

We've pulled together some useful information and links if you are leaving school this year.

Maia, 13, starts a business to help anxious teens

Maia set up her first business during lockdown and now offers young entrepreneurs advice on getting started.

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Bursary launched to train in TV

The Royal Television Society launches 2 burseries today, for current undergraduates or those applying for a degree/HND Sept start.

Mark Flynn, award winning chef, talks about his career in hospitality

It's a Chef's Life!


Mark Flynn, an award winning Manchester chef, talks about his career in hospitality AND what it's like to work for celebrity chefs. Watch the interview.

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Careers guidance organisations commit to support GMACS chat

Career Connect and Positives Steps have joined forces to pick up careers questions asked on GMACS chat.

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Women who work in constuction

For International Women's Day, four women spoke about what their jobs entail and how they got into contruction and why they enjoy it. They all work on the North Manchester Hospital.

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Next Generation Economics Writing Competition

Write about the biggest economic challenges facing your and enter the Next Generation Economics Competition. You could win £250. Closing date 25 April 2021.

Train to teach in Greater Manchester

Graduates are being encouraged to apply for teacher training courses in Greater Manchester, by the Learning Futures Partnership. Applications are open for a Sept 2021 start

National Careers Week 2021

National Careers Week: 1st - 5th March 2021 #NCW2021

National Careers Week will host a series of exciting sessions to inspire young people about the different industries, roles and careers within GM and how they link to the subjects they are studying!

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Engie UK's Commitment to Young People in Manchester

The energy company, Engie UK, has made a commitment to the Young Person's Guarantee to give you practical experience of the workplace.

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Young Professional - Journey to Work Programme

Young Professional Journey to Work - the FREE new virtual learning programme for young people from Youth Employment UK.

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A reassuring message from Greater Manchester Colleges' Group

"You will not be left without a place and the colleges will be able to work with whatever system of grading is ultimately put in place." Watch the full video here.

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