Hackney UTC’s partners include BT Group, the University of East London, the Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust, The Learning Trust and the London Borough of Hackney.
These organisations will play a key role in shaping and delivering the curriculum. Students will have access to and direct links with these partners who will provide exciting opportunities for work experience, mentoring and workplace visits.
Become a sponsor or partner of Hackney UTC
If you or your company would like to sponsor or partner Hackney UTC please download the following information…Employer Engagement information pack Employer Engagement contact form
Hackney Community College
Ian Ashman, principal of Hackney Community College
This is a really exciting, new opportunity for young people which in turn will meet the needs of employers. The students will get the best education possible, with state-of-the-art facilities: A strong preparation for their successful future. At Hackney Community Community College we are proud to be the sponsor of Hackney UTC
BT are delighted to be involved with such an exciting new project, which, by focusing on the area of digital media, will help to provide young people with the knowledge and skills they will need in the economy of the future.
BT is proud to be one of the lead partners at Hackney University Technical College (UTC).
BT will use its knowledge and real world business experience to bring the UTC’s specialism of digital technology to life. Digital technology is at the forefront of many organisations and is an important skill. BT will help the students learn about how the technology is used today in industry and share any future developments.
Working with the UTC and other partner organisations across the city, BT will help students gain the skills they need to access further and higher education and compete for good jobs in the future. BT will provide students at the UTC with opportunities to learn from industry experts, taking part in work experience and work place visits. They will also contribute their expertise to support the delivery of exciting work-related projects. Also each student will be well briefed to ensure they benefit from BT’s recruitment opportunities including apprenticeships.
For further information visit BT’s Website
Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust
The Homerton is delighted with the announcement that the UTC project has been approved and that we will now be working with partners to make it a reality. We are pleased to be supporting this exciting development for local people.
University of East London
John Joughin, Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of East London, will also be a board member
This is an exciting development for education in East London and will provide young people the best possible opportunities when looking at their future careers. This is not just an investment in young people, in their lifelong learning journey, but an investment in the community as a whole with the learning and teaching geared towards emerging industries in the local area.