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Welcome to WorkStart!

If you are looking for a way to kick start your career then this course is for you. WorkStart gives you the opportunity to gain work experience and qualifications. You will be able to work one-to-one with Job Coaches to get you on track to achieving your ambitions.

WorkStart is a package of courses from Orchard Hill College which is an Outstanding college (Ofsted 2019); we are immensely proud of as this as it recognises our students’ fantastic work and achievements.

If WorkStart sounds like it could be for you please get in touch and we will be happy to arrange a visit, we look forward to meeting you!

Kelly Phillips - Principal of College


“I love my job; I never want to leave at the end of the day!”

– WorkStart student


Workstart Centres

Outcomes for learners are outstanding, teaching, learning and assessment are excellent and the extremely diverse programmes that meet learners’ individual needs, interests and aspirations, prepare them very well for life after College.
Ofsted Report

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Our Supported Interns at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust were pleased to meet with James Blythe the Managing Director and Chris Ford, the Assistant Director of Facilities. at the hospital this week. James was keen to meet …

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This term our WorkStart students were pleased to welcome back an ex student Luca, who is now working full time at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. Luca shared his inspiring story with students, demonstrating how his hard work, …

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We are so proud of our student Kwame who has taken a volunteering role at Croydon Vision. Kwame has shared his experience and how his role has boosted his confidence and enabled him to advocate for Croydon Vision. Click to read …

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