Skillnet Group | News http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/ Latest news from Skillnet Group http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/154-interns-improving-safety-on-public-transport.php Interns Improving Safety on Public Transport http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/154-interns-improving-safety-on-public-transport.php One of our Interns, Monty, was featured on KMTV recently having won a competition to design a poster for the British Transport Police.   ​Work coach, Rosie, tells us about the ... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/155-maths-skills-are-a-great-excuse-for-making-and-eat.php Maths skills are a great excuse for making (and eating) cheesecake! http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/155-maths-skills-are-a-great-excuse-for-making-and-eat.php Our functional skills lessons aim to relate to real life as much as possible.  This week, we used our maths lesson as an excuse to make cheesecake! The students planned the utensils ... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/153-discovery-catering-launch-their-pop-up-cafe-at-wes.php Discovery Catering launch their Pop Up Cafe at Westgate Hall on Tuesday 20th March http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/153-discovery-catering-launch-their-pop-up-cafe-at-wes.php Our new project at Discovery Catering is to run a monthly pop –up cafe at Westgate Hall.  We will test this idea and run our first cafe on Tuesday 20th March. We want to share ... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/151-working-together-to-ensure-sittingbournes-woodland.php Working together to ensure Sittingbourne's woodland can be enjoyed by all http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/151-working-together-to-ensure-sittingbournes-woodland.php On the 12th April 2017, The Eco Shed teamed up with Kent Wildlife Trust and the Wooden It Be Crafty project to carry out an access assessment for their Forest in Cromers Corner, Sittingbo... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/152-eco-shed-pop-up-shop-at-macknade-faversham-on-24th.php Eco Shed Pop Up Shop at Macknade, Faversham on 24th March http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/152-eco-shed-pop-up-shop-at-macknade-faversham-on-24th.php Continuing their commitment to supporting community initiatives and promoting eco friendly products, Macknade is hosting an Eco Shed pop-up shop on Saturday 24th March. Macknade rece... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/150-supported-intern-sam-is-not-stopped-by-the-snow-fo.php Supported Intern, Sam, is not stopped by the snow for a 7.30am start at Sheet Metal Solutions http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/150-supported-intern-sam-is-not-stopped-by-the-snow-fo.php Sam is one of our Medway based interns.  Today, Gemma, our Project Lead for Medway Supported Internships let me know that despite the snow and ice, and many people staying home to av... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/147-home-from-home-william-bakes-a-cake.php Home from home - William bakes a cake http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/147-home-from-home-william-bakes-a-cake.php William is currently on work placement in the kitchen at Darland House, a dementia care home in Gillingham.  Jackie (William's line manager) suggested William use the skills ... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/148-wild-weather-exhibition-at-samphire-hoe-a-media-gr.php Wild Weather Exhibition at Samphire Hoe - A Media Group Review http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/148-wild-weather-exhibition-at-samphire-hoe-a-media-gr.php On 21st February, the Dover Media group went to Samphire Hoe to the Wild Weather Exhibition in the Education Centre.  Samphire Hoe was made into conservation area to encourage local ... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/149-a-month-in-the-life-ofeco-shed.php A month in the life of.....Eco Shed http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/149-a-month-in-the-life-ofeco-shed.php It's the 2nd February and work is beginning on a commission from Kent Wildlife Trust.  We have been working with Kent Wildlife Trust to develop Cromers Wood in Sittingbourne. The... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/146-students-enjoy-a-walk-through-british-history.php Students enjoy a walk through British History http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/146-students-enjoy-a-walk-through-british-history.php Last week, students of the Supported Internship programme enjoyed visits to the British Museum in London as part of their wider learning about British culture, history and values. On Mond...