Humza attended an IT course at City Gateway, before being accepted onto the IBM Traineeship programme. He is now completing an apprenticeship in IT. At school, Humza did not achieve good grades in his Maths and English GCSEs.
Gaining the confidence to step out
"The course made me feel young again ... I learnt about everything in modern life basic things like budgeting."
From: Tower Hamlets
Programmes: Women's Voice, Personal Development Level 1, Customer Service
A Line Manager's Perspective - NSPCC
Elaine Gibson at NSPCC has been line manager to three apprentices from City Gateway.
How did you first hear about City Gateway?
I was sitting on the tube and I saw an advertisement in the paper. We had spoken to some young people...
From Apprentice to Employee: Olida's Story
Like many young people Olida did not think university was the right career path for her so she attended City Gateway before progressing onto an apprenticeship and full-time work with global recruitment business, SThree.