Employers are really important to us at Petty Pool College. Without good employers we would not be able to realise the amazing outcomes we have for our learners as they leave the college. Getting a job can be life changing for the young person and their families.

The information below has examples of how employers’ benefit from engaging with education providers as well as the students who attend.

Offer a work placement

We are committed to offering learners placements in their local community to develop their skills.

Our work-based learning team will support you every step of the way, to ensure that you, your employees and our learners, feel confident and comfortable. Our work based learning manager, Linda Walker, heads the team, and can provide you with all the info you need.


What we’re looking for

  • Entry level employment roles
  • Training opportunities
  • Volunteering opportunities

Benefits to your business:

  • Introduce new perspectives and talents
  • Improve diversity in your workforce
  • Provide development opportunities for your staff eg. mentoring
  • Support your local community

Some of the great businesses we work with:

If you are a local business looking to get involved please get in touch

Let us know about the employment opportunities you can offer our students