ONE of Scotland’s leading businessmen hand picked the head of Govan High to lead his new apprenticeship school.
Newlands Junior College is the brainchild of Glasgow entrepreneur Jim McColl, who became one of Scotland’s leading entrepreneurs, despite dropping out of school at 16 with 3 O grades.
The venture will see teenagers offered the chance to learn a trade in a refurbished office block on the former site of Mr McColl’s Clyde Union Pumps factory in Cathcart.
Iain White was poached after 20 years as head teacher at the helm of Govan High
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