Oxfordshire Apprenticeship Awards 2018 finalists announced

After lots of deliberation and some very tough decisions, the Oxfordshire Apprenticeship Awards 2018 sponsors have chosen the three finalists in each of their categories, who were announced today (8th February). They are:

School Award - sponsored by Clarkson Evans

  • Icknield Community College
  • Larkmead School
  • UTC Oxfordshire

Intermediate Apprentice of the Year - sponsored by Barclays

  • Charlie Bateman – F G Alden Ltd
  • John Hurford - Warburton Building Services Ltd
  • Ryan Treacher-Collins – Can Do Martial Arts

Advanced Apprentice of the Year - sponsored by SST Technology

  • Liam Leach – Schedl Automotive System Service
  • Katherine Mordecai - Science and Technology Facilities Council
  • Aaron Scott – Science and Technology Facilities Council

Higher Apprentice of the Year - sponsored by Nielsen

  • Katie Chegwin – University of Oxford
  • Lauren Livingstone – Home Instead Senior Care
  • Trina White – Abbeyfield

Special Recognition Award - sponsored by The Apprenticeship & Training Company Ltd

  • Kayleigh Clark – Protyre
  • Abigail Crawforth - Williams Grand Prix Engineering
  • Alanta Hissey-Powell – Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

Training Provider Award - sponsored by NatWest

  • Abingdon & Witney College
  • HIT Training
  • Oxford Energy Academy

Small Apprenticeship Employer of the Year - sponsored by High Spec Composites

  • Martin & Co
  • Popham Hairdressing

Large Apprenticeship Employer of the Year - sponsored by Darke & Taylor

  • Beard
  • Wellers
  • Williams Grand Prix Engineering

Congratulations to all the finalists and also to all who entered or were nominated. We really enjoyed reading all the applications, which show just how valued the entrants are. Everyone who entered or were nominated should feel very proud of all their achievements and the great work they're doing.

You'll have to wait until the Oxfordshire Apprenticeship Awards on 1st March to find out the winners!

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