Members of staff at Oakmere completed an equality and diversity training workshop yesterday afternoon with Julie Wilkinson from Brave the Rage. The workshop took place in our conference centre and focused on different topics that we should consider for us to create an inclusive and comfortable environment for our learners and staff – no matter […]
We have created the ‘Oakmere Chronicle’ to make sure our learners are kept up to date with things that are going on in the college. This month’s issue includes information about the recent student forum, our student of the month, a cake decorating workshop & an update on our garden project. You can see a […]
Today we held a ‘Next Steps’ event which allowed students who have recently left Oakmere – as well as those who will soon be leaving – to find out about opportunities they can progress on to. The event took place in our conference centre and featured local learning providers including The Army, Michael John Academy, […]
This month’s student of the month title has been awarded to Jay Boileau from our Hair & Beauty department. He has been given the award as he has shown 100% effort with regards to his keeness, manners and attitude since he started at Oakmere. He gets on well with students and staff – who all […]
Last week, our hair & beauty and catering group 2 students took part in a cake decorating workshop as part of their enrichment. The workshop was run by Rachel Garner from Hours of Fun – a locally based arts & crafts business that specialises in craft workshops, parties, cake decorating and more. Our learners made […]
This month’s student of the month award goes to Jacob Beattie from our Uniformed Services department. Jacob has been chosen as his attendance is excellent at 98%. Since starting at Oakmere Community College his behaviour has changed positively and he works well within his department. Well done Jacob, keep up the good work!
Oakmere has signed a charter that involves businesses committing to re-allocate their spending to within Liverpool in order to grown and develop the city’s economy. The charter embodies six key principles which are: Local Liverpool Employment It’s Liverpool…Buy Liverpool…Buy Social First Supporting Liverpool Communities Ethical Liverpool Procurement Green Sustainable Liverpool Good Liverpool Employees We believe […]
Work on our garden project within the college has been making excellent progress. After receiving a cash for kids grant & some donated building materials from a local business we were finally able to start working on clearing the area and building planters to grow the vegetables in. Students and staff from the college have […]
This month’s winner of the student month award goes to Sarah Pollard! Sarah is one of our catering students and won the award as she has had excellent attendance and gets on well with everyone. She has also shown good attitude towards her learning. Well done Sarah, keep up the good work!
If you go to watch either Liverpool or Everton play, you’ll understand how hard it can be to find somewhere to park on a match day. Oakmere is located just off Queen’s Drive so not only are we easy to get to from the rest of the city/ motorways but we are also within walking […]