- Rebecca Gallagher - Brookfield Rose
Rebecca Gallagher has recently completed her intermediate business admin apprenticeship whilst working as a HR apprentice at Brookfield Rose. She has had an exceptional year in the role, starting with little knowledge of office work let alone HR.
- Alexis Marshall - Life Leisure
Alexis Marshall works as an accounts apprentice at Life Leisure, based in Stockport. She’s currently working towards an AAT Certificate in Accounting, which she is due to complete in July 2016. With support and guidance from her colleagues and her Damar trainer, her confidence is continuing to grow, as is her skill set, which will enable her to look towards a bright future with Life Leisure.
- Jordan Thompson - S&G Response
Jordan Thompson is an apprentice at S&G Response, a company specialising in providing accident claims management solutions. After successfully completing a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Business and Administration, Jordan has progressed to a Level 3 qualification and has a bright future at S&G Response.
- Alicia Derby - S&G Response
S&G Response – a company specialising in providing accident claims management solutions – has recently started offering apprenticeships to budding school leavers at its Wilmslow-based offices.
- Miqueilla Livermore - Crown Prosecution Service
Miqueilla Livermore works as a casework assistant at the Crown Prosecution Service based in Eastleigh in Hampshire. She recently completed an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business and Administration and has since progressed to an Advanced Apprenticeship in Criminal Prosecution with Damar.
- Bethyn Finley - JB Leitch
Bethyn Finley works as a litigation assistant at JB Leitch - a highly specialised law firm based in Liverpool - and has been placed on a legal apprenticeship as part of her career development. She’s working towards a Level 3 Advanced Legal Services Award and, once completed, Bethyn is looking to further her career by progressing on to a higher legal qualification.
- Hannah Middleton - QualitySolicitors
Hannah Middleton at QualitySolicitors Burn & Company is blazing a trail – she is the first paralegal apprentice to be appointed in York.
- Leanne Murphy - Stockport NHS Foundation Trust
Leanne Murphy, a 35-year-old personal secretary, works for Stockport NHS Foundation Trust. She was enrolled onto an administration training course with Damar Training, to encourage her development and to help progress her career, which she has now completed. The course ran alongside her current role at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust, allowing Leanne to continue to earn whilst she learnt. After completing the course, Leanne now has a Level 3 Business and Administration Diploma, and is hoping to complete further training courses in the future. Here’s her story so far.
- Alice Loukaides - Stevenage CAB
Alice Loukaides works at the Citizens Advice Bureau in Stevenage, where she has recently completed an Advanced Apprenticeship in Legal Advice. With support and guidance from her colleagues, her confidence and skills have grown and she is now looking forward to a bright future within the legal advice sector. Here’s her story so far.
- Chris Kinsey - Hurst
Chris Kinsey works for Hurst, (www.hurst.co.uk) a firm of accountants with offices in Stockport, Manchester and London. He is currently completing a higher apprenticeship in accountancy with Damar, at the end of which he will be a fully qualified AAT Accounting Technician. Here’s his story so far.