Meet our Annual Apprenticeship Awards winners 2024

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National Apprenticeships Week (Monday 5 February to Sunday 11 February) is an annual event that celebrates the brilliant achievements of apprentices up and down the country. 

Each year to celebrate our amazing Salford apprentices, we host our Annual Apprenticeship Awards. The Awards are our way of saying thank you to our apprentices for their hard work, dedication and commitment shown throughout their time with us. The ceremony this year took place at the Etihad Stadium on Thursday 8 February.

Paul Ward, Director of International and Regional Development, handed out the awards at this special celebration.

Congratulations to all our worthy winners:

  • Business Apprentice of the Year - Paul Tierney
  • Science Apprentice of the Year - Sarah Dickinson
  • Construction Apprentice of the Year - Georgia Checkland
  • Engineering Apprentice of the Year - James Bennett
  • Allied Health Apprentice of the Year - Holly Andersen
  • Nursing Apprentice of the Year - Oriyomi Aminu
  • Policing Apprentice of the Year - Evie Turner
  • Apprentice Rising Star Apprentice - Mohammed Zain Shafi
  • Apprentice Above and Beyond - Charlie Leadbetter (Healthcare Science Practitioner)
  • UoS Apprenticeship Professional Services Support Employee - Nick Andrews
  • UoS Apprenticeship Learning & Development Coach - Zophie Horstead
  • UoS Apprenticeship Programme Lead of the Year - Nicole Blythe (Trainee Nursing Associate)
  • UoS Apprenticeship Programme Team of the Year - Trainee Nursing Associate
  • Apprentice Mentor / Line Manager of the Year - Joanne Greenwood
  • SME Apprentice Employer of the Year - Jamieson Contracting
  • Apprentice Large Employer of the Year - Russell WBHO

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