shmuTrain News Archive

Last trainees of 2013 Graduate

The last trainees of 2013 donned their best glad rags to celebrate their graduation in style at the Town and County Hall this December. Our trainees were supported by friends and families, who were invited to cheer on our young people as they collected their certificates.

Date added: 19/12/2013

shmu teams up with BP and ARAMARK

A number of our young people were donning their best clobber and braving the hailstones, gale force winds and snow to make the trip to the BP headquarters at Dyce this morning.

Date added: 05/12/2013

shmu trainees go 'down to the woods'

Trainees from our Positive Transitions 16 course have been out and about during their busy timetable, and managed to squeeze in a visit to Tullos Hill Wood, which was highly commended earlier this year at the Scotland’s Finest Wood Awards.

Date added: 21/11/2013

shmuTRAIN nominated for award

shmuTRAIN were shortlisted for the Raising Achievement award as part of the 2013 Children and Young Peoples Services Awards Programme.

Date added: 26/09/2013

Positive Transitions 15 – Graduation Ceremony

Monday October 7th will see our current group of trainees graduate from the 15th Positive Transitions course.  The graduation will be a formal affair with trainees choosing a colour scheme (PT 13, pictured, chose blue and black) and dressing up in their finest - we even treat them to a slap up dinner just before the ceremony.

Date added: 19/09/2013

shmuTRAIN is packed with opportunities

The new school term is now well underway and shmuTRAIN are working with pupils from Torry, St Machar, and Northfield. For the first time this year we are working with pupils from Kincorth Academy. Pupils from Torry and Kincorth academies will be delving into radio training, so be sure to listen out on shmuFM for their debut on the airwaves during our Early Interventions radio show.

Date added: 28/08/2013

Early Interventions – We’re back!

After a very hot summer baking away in our offices we are soon to be heading out and about again into schools to begin our Early Interventions programme for the 2013-14 academic year. We are going into Torry Academy, St Machar Academy and Northfield Academy as usual and are also heading up to Kincorth Academy for the first time this year.

Date added: 16/08/2013

First Minister Alex Salmond Visits shmu

On Monday 10th June, Station House had a very special visit from Scotlands First Minister; Alex Salmond. He came with SNP Donside by-election candidate Mark McDonald to learn about the work the station is doing to promote opportunities for young people.

Date added: 05/07/2012