MK College – Tailoring Qualifications to Meet Skill Gaps for Offenders Post-Release
Milton Keynes College has been providing offender learning and services to prisons in England for over thirty years. Over the past year the College has launched Employment Academies in 3 of the prisons where it delivers Offender Learning, with more set to open in 2015.
Offenders To Exhibit Artwork at Leading Project Space in MK Gallery
Milton Keynes College’s Offender Learning and Skills (OLASS) team have partnered with MK Gallery to launch an exciting new initiative to display offenders artwork in an exhibition named, “Transformation” which will launch in April next year.
MK College and Trackwork Working Together to Create Education and Employment Opportunities For Offenders
Milton Keynes College, through its Offender Learning and Skills Service (OLASS), is working with Trackwork to provide education and employment opportunities for offenders throughout prisons in the East Midlands area.
Deputy Director For Offender Learning (East Midland Region), Kevin Straughan, Presents To Local Businesses
Kevin Straughan, Deputy Director for Offender Learning (East Midland Region) at Milton Keynes College recently met with local businesses at the Midsummer Breakfast Club to discuss “Why businesses should employ ex- offenders”.
Help For Rehabilitated Ex-Offenders To Find Employment Through New Employment Academy
In a bid to help rehabilitated offenders find employment, Milton Keynes College has opened its first Employment Academy for learners in custody. The Academy, based at HMYOI Brinsford in Wolverhampton, is a partnership scheme between the College and prison that works closely with local and national employers, and specialist training providers.
Milton Keynes College Inspires the Very Best Management in Offender Learning Sector
Managers from across the Offender Learning and Skills Service (OLASS) team at Milton Keynes College have recently joined forces to take part in an “Inspiration Day”, in order to share ideas, spread knowledge and discuss the challenges that leadership within the sector can present.
MK College Judges Employer Award Category For NOOFFENCE! Redemption and Justice Awards
Milton Keynes College, sponsors of the prestigious NoOffence! Redemption and Justice Awards, helps to make up a panel of judges selecting the winner of the 'Employer Award' category which will be announced at The Brewery in London on 1st October.