Doncaster College's Floristry department is being
sponsored by Country Baskets, the UK's largest wholesalers of
Kerry Marr, Assistant Director of Land Based Studies at the
College, said, "This has brought about fantastic learning
opportunities for our learners to observe professionals and
celebrities in the world of work and this has opened up a whole
host of experiences for our learners. Their resident consultant
designer, Jonathan Moseley came to the College, recently to
demonstrate his considerable floristry skills to our learners,
showing off cutting edge design while demonstrating commercial
The Floristry department promotes to its students a culture
centred on employability, social interpersonal skills, commercial
viability, passion, enthusiasm, as well as good floristry skills
and Jonathan highlighted this throughout his demonstration.
Country Baskets are also offering excellent work experience
opportunities to the departments learners ranging from florist to
marketing, business and retailing opportunities.
Kerry added, "We are delighted to be working with a professional
company that is at the forefront of the floristry industry."