Daily Archives: May 2, 2012

Amey is getting youth on right track with apprenticeships (From Wiltshire Business Online)

http://www.wiltshirebusinessonline.co.uk/news/latest/9682485.Amey_is_getting_youth_on_right_track_with_apprenticeships/ Amey is getting youth on right track with apprenticeships 9:43am Wednesday 2nd May 2012 in Latest News Sam Demuth and Christine Barnes Apprenticeships with one of the UK’s leading rail services companies are helping to get Swindon’s youth on the right track. Over the last two years, Amey has taken on four apprentices at […]

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BBC News – School maths should be more practical, say teenagers

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-17913649 School maths should be more practical, say teenagers 2 May 2012 Last updated at 14:03 By Judith Burns Education reporter, BBC News Most teenagers agree they will need maths once they leave school Maths lessons are seen as difficult, irrelevant and boring by about a third of teenagers, a survey suggests. Some of the […]

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Funding boost for Devon youngsters – News – Lancashire Evening Post

http://m.lep.co.uk/news/funding-boost-for-devon-youngsters-1-4507786 Funding boost for Devon youngsters Published: 01 May 2012 Hundreds of the most disadvantaged young people in Devon will realise their ambitions thanks to a charity’s £1 million funding boost. Young Devon has been awarded the funding over three years from the Government’s Youth In Focus programme to help support care leavers in the […]

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EMPLOYERS ACROSS THE COUNTRY GIVEN INCENTIVE TO TAKE ON YOUNG PEOPLE

Leading national training and employability provider, Intraining is helping businesses across the country to access a range of Government incentives aimed at helping local young people into employment The incentives, including the Wage Incentive Scheme and Apprenticeship Grant, are available to eligible employers who are looking to recruit employees between the age of 16 and […]

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