Growth Company business admin apprentices Lewis Bamford and Ryan Flitcroft have been shortlistedapprentice nominated for an award at the Guinness Partnership. The award, Apprentice of the Year, is a company award to celebrate the hard work and commitment by its employees.

There were 262 individuals nominated nationally and only three shortlisted so this is a tremendous achievement for both Lewis and Ryan.

Lewis’ line manager, Christina McBride, said:

“From the very start Lewis has shown determination and a high level of understanding which has allowed him to seek awards for growth company learnersout improvements. Lewis is extremely supportive of his colleagues, always asking if they need assistance and shares his knowledge with them willingly.”

“His approachable manner and eagerness to learn makes him a valued member of the team. Lewis always delivers amazing customer service - he certainly has the Guinness can-do attitude.”

The Guinness Partnership provides housing and care services across England. The awards ceremony will take place at the Radisson Blue Hotel in Manchester on Friday 1st December 2017.