This year's Young employee/apprentice of the year award is sponsored by Burton & South Derbyshire College.
Burton and South Derbyshire College is delighted to be involved with the Business Awards, and prides itself on delivering outstanding education and training in support of local business. To learn more about us please visit our website www.bsdc.ac.uk or call 01283 494400.
This award will go to an outstanding employee under the age of 25 who has been working for a company between one and three years (and includes apprentices).
The judges will look for someone who has shown exceptional dedication and who has made an important contribution to the business as a whole.
Burton and South Derbyshire College (BSDC) is a medium-sized general further education college, offering a wide range of full time, part time and higher education courses. BSDC is passionate about providing learners with the skills required for success in their chosen industry.
The college has extensive experience working with employers, both to up-skill the workforce with bespoke work-based training solutions, industry coaching and apprenticeships; as well as helping employers to develop their own capacity to deliver work-based education. The college has expertise in developing “employability” programmes for learners in the transition from education into industry.
Sarah Collinson, head of business development and marketing at BSDC, says: “We are committed to supporting local community initiatives and are delighted to sponsor the Burton Mail Business Awards.
Showcasing and developing young talent is something we are passionate about, so the Young Employee of the Year is the perfect category for us.
“We are delighted that apprentices are included as they are a valuable part of the team for many organisations.”