This week, the Merchant Rentals team attended the annual St Helens Chamber Apprenticeship Awards ceremony at the St Helens RLFC Stadium. The ceremony honoured local businesses who grow their talent through apprenticeships.
Tina Hawkins, Customer Retention & Administration Manager, was highly commended in the category of ‘Mentor of the Year’. Merchant Rentals were also honoured for their commitment to staff development.
The awards recognised achievement in different categories, honouring Apprentice of the year, Business of the year and career journey of the year.
Joanne Abraham, Workforce Development Manager at St Helens Chamber, said: “It is fantastic to see how well valued Apprenticeships are by local businesses and the impact their can have on their staff development. Apprenticeships are a great way for people at any point in their careers to gain formal qualifications and new skills, whilst in paid employment.”
Mike Prendergast, Director of Merchant Rentals, said: “It’s fantastic that our staff’s dedication to development through apprenticeships is being honoured.”