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Russell shows the sky's the limit for butchery apprentices

Russell shows the sky's the limit for butchery apprentices

14/11/2019 - Posted in: General news

When people think of a career in butchery, most think of working in a butchers shop or maybe a supermarket meat counter. The reality can be very different. Butchery skills, especially those gained in a butchery apprenticeship, can lead to a huge variety of careers. Russell is the perfect example. An ex butchery apprentice with Waltham Forest College, Russell is now Butchery Manager at the Houses of Parliament. A high achiever from the start, Russell gained the top grade, Pass with Excellence, at his butchery end-point assessment. Recently we interviewed him for Meat Management magazine. Read his full story here.