Success stories

Ashley engineers bright future

Vision Studio School engineering student Ashley Haywood has taken his next steps towards a career in the industry by securing an apprenticeship.

It follows a successful long-term work placement at Sutton-in-Ashfield company Lindhurst Engineering, which has led to an exciting job offer.

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Caring Jenni embarks on “dream” placement

Health and social care student Jenni Allen says Vision Studio School has given her the opportunity to realise a university dream she never believed was possible.

The 19-year-old is set to study a degree in learning disability nursing at the University of Hull after tutors gave her the confidence to pluck-up the courage to apply.

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Jessica’s doing it for the girls

Teenager Jessica Singleton is keen to change girls’ perception of engineering as being “boys in dirty overalls working on machines”.

The 17-year-old is one of a growing number of females studying the subject at school after recognising the many career possibilities – not to mention earning potential – it can provide.

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Work placement is Kenny’s vehicle for success

A passion for playing car simulations on his video games console has led to Mansfield Woodhouse teenager Kenny Packman working on the real thing.

That’s because the 16-year-old is gaining valuable work experience at a leading automotive repair specialist as part of his engineering course at Vision Studio School.

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