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5 tips to make your LinkedIn profile stand out

Having an impressive professional profile on LinkedIn is perhaps more important now than ever. With both job seekers and recruiters confined to their homes in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, now is the time to make sure your LinkedIn profile stands out among the rest. Here are five tips to help you take your […]

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Get to know the Sparrow FET staff: Musa Thomo

As the world takes a collective breather in the face of the coronavirus outbreak, we invite you to sit back and get to know some of the people who keep the wheels rolling at Sparrow FET College. Musa Thomo has been a member of staff at Sparrow FET College since 2016, and was promoted to […]

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Sparrow hosts SES volunteer, Norbert Stoldt

As part of a new partnership with Senior Expert Services (SES), a German needs-driven volunteer programme, Sparrow Schools was proud to host Mr Norbert Stoldt from 27 January to 28 February. Mr Stoldt, a 70-year-old retiree, and former yearslong Red Cross volunteer visited Sparrow as part of a knowledge exchange programme, led by SES. Norbert’s lifelong experience […]

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New maths lab to multiply opportunities for Combined School learners

Learners at the Sparrow Combined Technical Skills School now have access to state-of-the-art educational technology to help them further their mathematics skills. This is after the new Maths Laboratory at the school was officially opened on 27 February. The new lab, built in partnership with PG Impact Partners Group Employee Foundation, will serve approximately 163 learners in […]

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Sparrow FET College opens George Marsh Training Centre

In alignment with the Sparrow Schools Educational Trust’s vision to expand our students’ capability to earn a livelihood, Sparrow FET College was proud to officially open the newly completed George Marsh Training Centre on 23 January 2020. The centre, which will accommodate approximately 240 unemployed youth, was opened with great fanfare, and Sparrow was honoured […]