News : British Gas Extends Leeds City College Apprenticeship Programme
Leeds City, UK, Aug 17, 2015 -- British Gas has extended its apprenticeship programme in partnership with Leeds City College.
Since the initiative was launched in November last year, a number of young people from Leeds, Bradford and Wakefield, have secured places on the new apprenticeship scheme.
The firm is now looking for a number of new recruits to take up customer service apprenticeships which when successful will lead to a diploma in customer service.
Leeds City College director of operations David Gaughan, said: "Leeds City College is delighted to be expanding our partnership with British Gas in developing this apprenticeship within its customer contact centre."
"Both the college and British Gas are committed to providing a fantastic learning experience to the apprentices over the course of their training, with the opportunity for further progression at the end of the programme."
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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About British Gas:
British Gas is a British-owned company. As part of the Centrica Group, we provide gas, electricity and home repair services to millions of customers in Scotland, Wales and England. In fact, we are the UK's leading energy and Home Services provider.
About Leeds City College:
Leeds City College is the largest Further education establishment in the City of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, with around 57,000 students, 2,300 staff and an annual turnover of £78 million. It officially opened on 1 April 2009.
Published: Wednesday, August 19, 2015