Shaw Metal promotes learning

Mentor Dave Green with Tom Hoyle
Mentor Dave Green with Tom Hoyle

Metal fabrication specialist Shaw Metal Solutions at Victoria Road, Halifax, has launched an apprenticeship scheme.

Tom Hoyle, 17, has joined as engineering apprentice and Molly Dennis, aged 16, as an administrative apprentice and they are learning new skills alongside college study.

Managing director Georgina St Hilaire said: “We are delighted to give school and college leavers an opportunity to learn the ropes and hope to encourage other companies both in and out of manufacturing to echo our approach.”

Shaw Metal Solutions was established in 2011 and employs 17.