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Using an external venue

Advantages of using an External Venue

There are many reasons why organisations may want to use an external venue for an event. They may not have anywhere suitable in their office or there may be too many people attending for them to accommodate. Whatever the reason we’ve came up with some advantages of using an external venue for your meeting or […]

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job interviews

Top Tips for holding job interviews

Our conference venue has been the location for a number of assessment days over the past week, each consisting of online assessments, group work, individual presentations and individual interviews.  We’ve picked up a few things & we’ve also spoken to the interviewing panel to come up with some top tips for anyone holding job interviews. […]

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Christmas Meal for Olive Mount

Students and catering staff from Oakmere visited Olive Mount in Wavertree yesterday to prepare a Christmas dinner for residents. The meal was organised by the Olive Mount Residents Action group and allowed the residents to come together and enjoy a traditional meal along with some entertainment.  It also gave our learners an opportunity to go […]

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November Student of the month

November Student of the Month

This month’s student of the month award goes to Callum Birch from the Verve.  He has been chosen for being an excellent student and working hard in his department.  He always shows good manners when speaking to staff and other students. Well done Callum, keep up the hard work!

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Oakmere community college

Community Open Day

We are holding a community open day next week on 25th November at 12.30-4pm. The community open day is a chance for us to celebrate our recent merge with Local Solutions and to let members of the local community come and find out more about the work we do. Lots of other local businesses will […]

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Oakmere Acorns Nursery learn about Diwali

Acorns Nursery children learn about Diwali

Children in our Oakmere Acorns Nursery have been learning about Diwali this week. Diwali is the festival of lights and is celebrated all over the world.  It takes place over 5 days (11th – 15th November this years) and is all about family, spirituality and community.  Typical Diwali celebrations include fireworks, gift giving, food and […]

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Lee Martin talk to Oakmere students

Lee Martin pays Oakmere students a visit

Lee Martin, an ex Manchester United football player, visited Oakmere today.  Lee played for Manchester United between the years 1988-1994 and scored the winning goal for them in the 1990 FA cup final against Crystal Palace. Our learners heard about how Lee had started off playing for Manchester United from a young age and the […]

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team bake off

Oakmere wins Tesco bake off

Oakmere students attended a community day at Tesco in Allerton on Sunday morning. Local businesses attended the event with fun activities for members of the community to get involved in such as bouncy castles, cake decorating, face painting, donkey rides, penalty shoot out and lots of tasty food.  The Lord Mayor and Lord Mayoress were […]

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Uniformed Services Oakmere

Oakmere student gets scaffolding apprenticeship

A student who recently completed our uniformed services programme at Oakmere has started on a scaffolding apprenticeship today. He attended the next steps event in our conference centre last week to help him decide what he wants to do next. He got in to talks with the Liverpool City Council apprenticeships service who put him into contact […]

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