Businesses of Kent – we need you!

Kent County Council is calling on employers to help young people into work by giving them interview experience or offering them an apprenticeship – or both. The council’s Made in Kent apprentice programme launched its 1,000 Interviews project at Oakwood House in Maidstone on Tuesday (November 7) with the aim of giving 1,000 young people…

KCC apprentices raise funds for Demelza

A group of Kent County Council apprentices is hoping to have moved a step closer to scooping a national title after raising almost £1,500 for charity. The team of nine is taking part in the Brathay Apprentice Challenge which sees hundreds of youngsters competing to be crowned the best in the country. As part of…

Apprentices hoping to be crowned best in country

A team of apprentices from Kent County Council are hoping to be recognised as the best in the country. The nine apprentices have been entered into the Brathay Apprentice Challenge, up against 700 others from across the UK. Maidstone residents Grant Thompson, 19, Christian McKay, 19, David Thompson, 18, Alice Beeken, 21, and Millie Rose…