Can I start this blog by saying a big hello to every one of you. The first year of my time as a management trainee at Gwynedd Council has flown by, and I have now been located in the education department since November of 2018. Due to the nature of internal and public consultations I … Continue reading An update from the Education Department and my CMI Level 7 qualification.
I'd like to start by apologizing that the blog has been quiet, that is due to a lot of moving from one place to another. I have moved from one lovely project within the Council's ADULT services to EDUCATION, which is a new field for me altogether. I am now based within the MODERNIZATION EDUCATION team for the next 8 months! … Continue reading The biggest change and the longest time
During the past month I've spent a few weeks learning about how the Council goes about in trying to enforce rules and regulation relating to bins, recycling, littering offences, fly-tipping and highway inspections. Pete, Tomos, Clive and Jonathon where the first team I got to work with. They form a small but effective team who … Continue reading “Life is a highway, I want to drive it all night long…” (Rascall Flats)
I have now reached my second placement safe and sound. I am enjoying my time at Derwen which is Gwynedd's Integrated Team for Disabled Children. As part of the experience I'm working at play groups for children with learning disabilities at Ysgol yr Hendre for 3 days every week and then the rest of my … Continue reading Derwen – Arawn’s second location
If you want to find out about the whole range of services the Council provides – this is the place to come and see the Council at it's best! Getting to see the call centre staff at work has opened my eyes to the systems and procedures of the Council. Here they deal with queries … Continue reading A whole week at Galw Gwynedd