emh group named top employer by Leicester College
"Our awards give us an opportunity to recognise the truly brilliant work of the employers we work with and the outstanding achievements of the apprentices we train."
Verity Hancock, Principal of Leicester College
At the inaugural Leicester College Apprenticeship Awards ceremony, which recognise and celebrate the achievements of both apprentices and businesses over the previous twelve months, emh group were delighted to win the Outstanding Contribution to Apprenticeships by an Employer award.
Leicester College is one of the largest training providers of apprenticeships in Leicestershire, and last year trained over 3,000 apprentices across a broad range of apprenticeship frameworks.
Verity Hancock, Principal of Leicester College, said: “It is an honour that so many of Leicestershire’s businesses choose to train their apprentices with Leicester College. We are passionate about the value of apprenticeships to businesses, to young people and to the wider community. Our awards give us an opportunity to recognise the truly brilliant work of the employers we work with and the outstanding achievements of the apprentices we train.”
Chris Swaine, emh group Academy Manager, said: “As one of the largest social housing providers in the East Midlands, we are thrilled to have won this award. Coming on top of the 2014 National Apprenticeship Service award, it further demonstrates our commitment to traineeships and apprenticeships.”