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Skills for Work and Living

The Skills for Work and Living programme will prepare you for the next exciting steps in your life. There are 14 exciting vocational pathways that you can choose from. These pathways are listed below and you can find out more of each pathway in this section of the website.

–  Animal Care

–  Building Maintenance

–  Catering & Hospitality

–  Charity Sector

–  Customer Service

–  Digital Media

–  Expressive Art

–  Farming

–  Gardening

–  Hair & Beauty

–  Motor Vehicle Maintenance

–  Recycling

–  Retail

–  Volunteering and Contributing to my Community

Outcomes for learners are outstanding, teaching, learning and assessment are excellent and the extremely diverse programmes that meet learners’ individual needs, interests and aspirations, prepare them very well for life after College.
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The Digital School enjoyed a trip to MCM Comic Con 2018 at London’s Excel. It is a huge event for super fans, some of whom dress up to display their love for their favourite superhero, anime or video characters. (Yes, …

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COSLP Best Learner Awards 2018

Congratulations to Anna who was awarded Orchard Hill College’s Best Learner at the COSLP 2018 Awards. The prestigious ceremony was held at the House of Lords and hosted by Lord Graham Tope. Anna, currently studying on our Building Skills for …

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Moving in the right direction

Students from VPC in Carshalton and have been enjoying developing workplace skills on their work placements with Your Move estate agents. To thank students for their hard work and their valuable contribution to the business, the company’s manager held a …

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