Chad Business Awards Finalists

3rd December, 2018

R.E.A.L. Education has been shortlisted as a finalist in the ‘Community Contribution’ category for the 2018 Chad Business Awards. The Chad business awards are one of Mansfield’s highest profile awards, and attract a wide range of entries from across all sectors and from both small and larger organisations.

R.E.A.L. Workforce Solutions Deliver Award in Education and Training Level 3

3rd December, 2018

R.E.A.L. Workforce Solutions are delighted to announce that the Award in Education and Training Level 3 (AET3) is live! AET3 is a knowledge-based introduction to teaching and is perfect for learners who are currently employed in an educational setting or for those who are seeking employment in this sector. The R.E.A.L. Workforce Solutions tutors will… View Article

R.E.A.L. Street Awareness

3rd December, 2018

Learners at City Hub were visited on Friday 9th November by local Sneinton Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs). The PCSOs delivered an interactive workshop called STREET AWARE to learners and staff. The workshop is part of a new programme the PCSOs are working on in the Sneinton area regarding knife crime. Jade Hall, Learning Manager… View Article

R.E.A.L. Welcome for the Community

3rd December, 2018

On Friday 9th November, elderly Mansfield residents were welcomed to R.E.A.L. Alternative Provision School (RAPS) for fish, chips and entertainment. RAPS learners and staff organised the community event in partnership with Respectful Care who provide high quality home care services to vulnerable adults. The afternoon was financed by R.E.A.L.’s successful bid for funding from the… View Article

UK Construction Week Experience

3rd December, 2018

Last month R.E.A.L.’s Construction BTEC Level 1 learners had a trip out to the Birmingham NEC for the UK Construction Week event showcase. UK Construction Week (UKCW) is the UK’s largest built environment event and consists of nine shows: Timber Expo, Build Show, Civils Expo, Plant & Machinery Live, Energy 2019, Building Tech Live, Surface… View Article

Art Exhibition Success!

3rd December, 2018

On Wednesday 17th October at Woodhouse Road, R.E.A.L. Education learners showcased their art to friends, parents, staff and their fellow learners. There was a wide range of art on show – ranging from traditional to electronic. A popular exhibit was ‘artwork created by robots but programmed by learners’ as part of R.E.A.L.’s STEM project. Russell… View Article

The Education Bus gets a Makeover!

3rd December, 2018

The progress of the R.E.A.L. Education bus is gathering pace! The mobile educational resource that R.E.A.L. Education are working on in partnership with Mansfield Building Society now has a new set of tyres, a roadworthy MOT, has also been painted and is due to be ‘wrapped’ in its new exterior decoration. It’s getting even closer… View Article

Harmless Staff Training

3rd December, 2018

Last month, staff members took part in important continuous professional development (CPD) at Woodhouse Road, delivered by Nottingham-based organisation Harmless. Harmless offer a range of services and support for self harm and suicide prevention, and provide the tools and training to deal with situations that may arise when working with young people. 30 members of… View Article

Enterprising Christmas Fayres

3rd December, 2018

On Friday 14th December, R.E.A.L. learners will be organising and running their own Christmas Fayres as part of a special R.E.A.L. wide Christmas Enterprise Project. Learners taking part have been given £5 each, and have the opportunity to hold stalls at hubs across R.E.A.L. to try and make their £5 grow. They could sell produce… View Article

Charity Fashion Show – High Street Fashion at Discounted Prices!

29th November, 2018

Once again, R.E.A.L. Alternative Provision School (RAPS) are hosting a charity fashion show, with all profits going to the R.E.A.L. Foundation Trust – a charity that supports innovative and creative educational solutions for children and young people, between the ages of 5 and 19, who are “lost to learning” and “hard to place”. The event,… View Article