Here at K10, we like to ensure that our apprentice’s hard work and dedication to their apprenticeships does not go unnoticed. By way of appreciation, we run our annual K10 Apprenticeship Awards.
We would like to congratulate all of the winners of the Apprenticeship Awards for 2016 and to thank them for their commitment, which has been recognised with these awards.
We would also like to take this opportunity to thank the industry partners who have supported these achievements including Fairview New Homes, Menta Redrow, Hill Partnerships, Bellway, Crest Nicholson and Wates Living Space just to name a few.
1. BEST 1ST YEAR APPRENTICE – ELIJAH GYEBI – LEVEL 2 BUSINESS ADMINSTRATION / FAIRVIEW / LAWN ROAD
‘K10 have helped me so much, from getting this apprenticeship in Business Administration, to assisting me along the way to where I am now. I think this award goes down to hard work, dedication and time keeping as well as impressing the managers by doing my job to the best of my ability’ – Elijah
‘Elijah has shown diligence, aptitude and a willingness to learn. He is a great member of our team’ – Michael Nevins, Site Manager
2. BEST 2ND YEAR APPRENTICE – AQIB MANSURI – LEVEL 3 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION / MENTA REDROW / PRO-ELEC / MORELLO SITE
‘It’s been such a good year, from meeting everyone on site to learning so much about commercial construction. I’m so grateful to K10 for giving me this opportunity and allowing me to get all my qualifications including my Maths, English and ICT, which I struggled with previously’ – Aqib
‘Aqib is a very capable young man, and if he puts his mind to it, he will go very far in this industry. Well done Aqib, may your achievements continue for you to reap the rewards’ – Darren Phipps, Site Manager, Pro-Elec.
Peter Holdstock, Vixit Ray, Liam Gilchriest, Aqib, Darren Phipps, Justina Jankowska
3. BEST SITE PERFORMER – TRE RODGERS – LEVEL 2 INTERIOR SYSTEMS / HILL PARTNERSHIP / C+G / BUNHILL ROW
‘I just want to say thank you to K10 for putting me on this path to gain a recognised qualification in Level 2 Dry Lining. I have really enjoyed it and gained a lot of experience on site. I can honestly say now, the future is bright’. – Tre
‘Tre is a hard working lad and has always shown great enthusiasm and skill on this project. He’s progressing well and is definitely an asset to the construction industry.’ – Paul Willis,
Project Manager, Hills
Tre Rodgers and Paul Willis
4. BEST COLLEGE PERFORMER – ALFRED SEIVWRIGHT – LEVEL 2 INTERIOR SYSTEMS / BELLWAY / TCL / BARKING RIVERSIDE
‘I’m really happy to win this award, thanks to K10, Bellway, TCL and Flower Skills for their help. All the lessons at college enabled me to apply my skills at my last site, the Walthamstow Dog Track and here at Barking Riverside. I try to put effort into all elements of my apprenticeship as every day gone by without trying is a day wasted’ – Alfred
‘He’s fitted in well with the team and he shows a lot of enthusiasm, he is a conscientious worker and is always eager to keep on learning. Bellway are keen to promote apprenticeships and we wish Alfred all the best with the rest of his course.’ – Stewart Finn, Senior Site Manager, Bellway.
Stewart Finn and Alfred Seivwright
5. BEST COMPLETING APPRENTICE – JABARI BROWN / CREST NICHOLSON / BRANDON HOUSE
‘If I didn’t work for K10 I wouldn’t be where I am now. They have a great team and I would recommend anyone who wants to do an apprenticeship to join the K10 programme. Within the space of a year, I went from doing Level 2 Dry Lining to Construction Management which shows anything is possible’ – Jabari
‘The best way to sum up the importance of Jabari is a quote from Napoleon Hill, “If you can’t do great things, do small things in a great way.” Jabari understands that even the smallest contributions can make the biggest difference in a team, and that is what Jabari is. A true team player’ – Ethan Deal, Site Manager
Jabari Brown and Peter Bannister
6. BEST TECHNICAL PERFORMER – LISA TULLY – LEVEL 3 BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION / WATES / SUSSEX PLACE CARPARK
‘It was unexpected and I do really appreciate this award. I want to thank K10 for all the support they have given me. I’d also like to say thank you to Wates for helping me develop my professional career within an industry of which I never saw myself in, but am thoroughly enjoying.’ – Lisa
‘Lisa is a valued member of my team, she is hard working and conscientious, taking on tasks and completing them on time and to a good standard with very little input from myself. I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Lisa on this award and hope she keeps up the good work’ – Colin Young
Lisa Tully and Colin Young
Merry Christmas to all of our apprentices and clients. We wish you a Happy New Year from the K10 Team.