Case Studies: Nottingham's LEP

Case Studies: Nottingham's LEP

 

Please click on the links below to read a series of case studies which have been published about Nottingham's LEP:

 

2014:

 

 

21st May 

 

inspiredspaces and Carillion Building participated in Business in the Community's Give and Gain Day 2014! To find out how we helped out, click here

April

 

Our construction colleagues in Carillion Building have hosted two work placements at Harvey Hadden Leisure Centre. To find out more, click here

April 

 

Our colleagues at Nottingham City Homes have supported two further work placements for Business in the Community. To learn more, click here and here

February

 

Our colleagues at Nottingham City Homes have supported a work placement for Business in the Community. To read more, click here

February

 

Our colleagues at Nottingham City Council have supported a work placement for Business in the Community. To learn more, click here

 2013:

 

 

25th November

 

Our colleagues in Nottingham City Homes have supported two work experience placements for the Business Action on Homelessness Ready for Work programme. To read the case study, click here

23rd November

 

Our supply chain partners, Nottingham City Council, have supported two Ready for Work Placements as part of the Business Action on Homelessness Ready for Work fortnight. To learn more, click here

19th November

 

The construction team at Bluecoat School have supported another Ready for Work Placement. To read the case study, click here

15th November

 

The construction team at Harvey Hadden Leisure Centre have hosted their first Business Action on Homelessness Ready for Work placement. To read the case study, click here

11th October

 

Carillion Building and its joinery subcontractors have completed building some railway sleepers for the Wollaton Park Community Centre garden. To read the case study, click here

27th September

 

Volunteers from inspiredspaces Nottingham joined up with other local organisations to assist the Wollaton Park Community Centre in clearing its community garden. To read the case study, click here

 26th September

 

inspiredspaces Nottingham have once again participated in the World's Biggest Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. To read more, click here

 2nd July

 

Carillion Building have sponsored a series of flower baskets for a community garden in Wollaton. The inspiredspaces team spent time helping The Wollaton Park Residents Association with some of the planting. To read more, click here

 1st July

 

Our supply chain partner, Capita ICT has hosted its first work experience placement for Nottingham's Renewal Trust. To learn more, click here

2012:

 

 

13th December

 

Students at Big Wood School used money obtained from Carillion's Community Fund to purchase materials to build bird boxes for the site. To read more, click here 

28th September

 

On Friday 28th September, Nottingham's LEP showed its support for Macmillan Cancer Support by participating in 'The World's Biggest Coffee Morning.' To read more, click here

September

 

The Carillion construction team at Forest Recreation Ground have supported a two-week 'Get Into Construction' programme on behalf of The Prince's Trust. To read more, click here 

September

 

The Carillion construction team at Forest Recreation Ground have supported a university graduate (and former work experience placement) onto the Carillion Internship Programme. To read more, click here

July

 

Bluecoat Academy and Nottingham Girl's Academy both hosted work experience placements during the recent Business Action on Homelessness fortnight. To read more about them, click here and here

July

 

inspiredspaces supporting partners (Nottingham City Homes and Nottingham City Council) have hosted four work placements during the recent Business Action on Homelessness fortnight. To read more about them, click here and here

June

 

Carillion Building managed traffic and parking logistics for the 2012 Wollaton Fun Run! To read more, click here

14th June

 

Today is Nottingham LEP's 4 Year Anniversary! To find out how we're celebrating, click here

25th May

 

inspiredspaces Nottingham and its partners have supported the most recent Business Action on Homelessness Ready for Work Programme. To read more, click here

March

 

Carillion building provided a site tour to pupils and staff from Nethergate School, in advance of the Phase 1 completion of the building. To read more, click here

22nd March

 

Ellis Guilford School and Sports College provided a half-day 'Get Ready for Work' taster session in advance of May's two-week Business Action in the Community's work placements. To read more, click here

February

 

Carillion Construction and its recruitment partner, Sky Blue, provided a two-week work placement opportunity in conjunction with Business in the Community. To read more, click here

2011:

 

 

July

 

inspiredspaces Nottingham is building better links with local companies. To read more about our recent 'Meet The Buyer' event, click here

June

 

The way in which Nottingham's BSF programme has been tailored to meet the needs of pupils with SEN was noted as a case study in Nottingham City Council's recent achievement of 'Excellent' against the Equality Framework for Local Government. To read more, click here 

29th June

 

Nottingham's Employment and Skills Monitoring Report has attracted the attention of Dame Julia Cleverdon, Vice President of Business in the Community, who attended a dinner hosted by the LEP on 'Sustainable Futures for People and Planet.' To read the case study, click here

22nd March

 

Nottingham LEP, Supporting Apprentices: An Update. To read more, click here

7th March

 

Supporting a sustainable return to work, through Carillion and Framework, Nottingham. To read more, click here

February-March

 

Nottingham's LEP joined forces with The Prince's Trust to give 12 young people an opportunity to get into the construction industry. To read more, click here

2010:

 

 

December

 

Nottingham LEP has commissioned 'Green Works' to remove its redundant school furniture. To read more, click here

8th November

 

The Prince's Trust 'Get Into Construction' programme has begun at Nottingham Academy Ransom Road. To read more, click here

24th September

 

Nottingham LEP participated in The World's Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support! To read the case study, click here

9th-20th August

 

Prince's Trust: Get Into Construction- to read the case study, click here

2nd-13th August

 

Nottingham Academy Ransom Road have supported the most recent Business Action on Homelessness Programme. To read more, click here

19th-30th July

 

Nottingham Academy Greenwood Road have supported the Business Action on Homelessness programme. To read more, click here

2nd July

 

Nottingham Academy Greenwood Road have hosted a Career Day for Sixth Form students. To read more, click here

July

 

Nottingham's LEP are working closely with Business in the Community. To read the case study, click here

28th June-2nd July

 

inspiredspaces Nottingham and Big Wood School have supported four work experience placements for Construction Diploma students. To read more, click here

14th-21st April

 

Ivor Goodsite visited several of the Nottingham primary schools to promote a positive message of the construction industry to a young audience. To read more, click here

February

 

Bulwell Academy have hosted a Prince's Trust course. To read the case study, click here

2009:

 

 

29th September- 10th October

 

Big Wood School have hosted the first Prince's Trust course in the East Midlands! To read more, click here

31st January

 

A coffee morning for parents, pupils, staff and governors took place at Oak Field School. To read the case study, click here

2008:

 

 

October 2008

 

Big Wood School is to deliver the Construction and Built Environment Diploma in association with Castle College. To read more, click here