STUDENT'S CAREER GOES FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH
A Bury College Foundation Studies student has secured work at a Bolton high school whilst studying a Supported Internship.
20 year old Charles Waterhouse has secured a temporary position at Ladybridge High School where he will take on the role of Recreation Assistant. Charles job success comes whilst he is completing his Supported Internship at Kept Fit Gym based in Bolton.
The Kept Fit Gym placement will run up until June 2019 and Charles is delighted to be gaining skills such as communication skills and confidence. Ambitious Charles is very grateful that this placement has helped to lead him to a job working within the leisure industry.
During the Kept Fit Gym placement, Charles is working alongside personal trainer Alex where he is shadowing clients participating in the class, maintaining a clean and tidy gym and setting-up equipment for the classes.
Charles said, “I am really enjoying my Supported Internship placement and like working alongside Alex and observing how he trains. Bury College has been great and I have really supportive tutors. I have learnt how to interact with customers and building relationships with people I work with.”
For more information about the Supported Internship programme please call 0161 280 8280.