Tag Archives: Trainee

Student’s Skills Developed

  My name is Adam and I am a Trainee from Hampshire Futures and am volunteering here with Blackwater Valley in order to gain experience and skills for a prosperous career. At Blackwater Valley I have learnt and exercised many … Continue reading

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Fencing Fanatics

The Blackwater Valley Rangers recently tasked the students to complete a fencing project from start to finish. The fencing in question was located on Puckridge one of our Wellesley Woodland sites. Initially Adam, Jeremy and I reviewed the damaged, and … Continue reading

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A Trainee’s Testimony

I am currently doing my work placement in BVCP, which formed part of my Hampshire Futures traineeship plus project from Hampshire County Council. The staff of Blackwater Valley are very welcoming throughout my placement and they are supportive and patient teaching me skills … Continue reading

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Prince of Culverts

Stu and I headed out to Princes Avenue on the 17th October to improve the condition of one the paths that had become very wet and muddy over time. We set out to improve the drainage of the path by using … Continue reading

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Trainee Rhys joins BVCP team

Rhys has joined us as Trainee Ranger, a full time staff position which forms part of the Government’s Traineeship Plus Scheme. The 6-month placement is supported through the HCC Hampshire Youth Investment Programme, which is “designed to support vulnerable young people to develop the … Continue reading

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