Latest News — articles for August 2016

Tool belt to suit in two years for construction apprentice

A young south London apprentice has gone from wearing a tool belt to a suit in just two years thanks to a trainee programme run in partnership with Wandle and Crest Nicholson.

JJ, aged 22, has risen through the ranks whilst helping a construction team build new affordable housing for Wandle at Crest Nicholson’s Valentine Place development in Southwark.

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Independent Croydon charity given £5,000 to boost career prospects of local people

An independent Croydon charity which works to help improve the career prospects of local people has received a major boost this year thanks to £5,000 grant funding from Wandle.

Advice Support Knowledge Information, known as ASKI, provides specialist employability training to adults and young people in Croydon on themes including leadership, public speaking and mentoring.

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