Apprenticeship Week Category

Test your knowledge of apprenticeships with our quiz

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/test-your-knowledge-of-apprenticeships-with-our-quiz You may find your existing understanding of apprenticeships challenged, and even find out something surprising!  National Apprenticeship Week runs from 9 to 13 March – throughout the week we will be using facts and statistics about apprenticeships to bring the week alive and hopefully do a bit of myth-busting along the way. Why not […]

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23,000 new apprentice jobs pledged for National Apprenticeship Week

http://www.onrec.com/news/news-archive/23000-new-apprentice-jobs-pledged-for-national-apprenticeship-week Even more young people will be able to ‘get in and go far’ with an apprenticeship, as more than 23,000 new apprenticeships have been pledged by employers as part of National Apprenticeship Week. From BT committing to hiring 700 apprentices, Microsoft Partners announcing plans to recruit 3500, Halfords pledging 500, Greene King announcing 2000 […]

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Quality Apprenticeships have doubled but need to be increased further

http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/education-committee/news/apprenticeships-and-traineeships-report/ The proportion of young people taking up any kind of apprenticeship remains too low, despite significant recent improvement in the number of apprenticeships that last 12 months or more, warn the Education Committee, as it publishes its Apprenticeships and traineeships report. Report: Apprenticeships and traineeships for 16 to 19 year-olds Report: Apprenticeships and traineeships […]

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Civil Service Fast Track Apprenticeship Scheme

https://www5.i-grasp.com/fe/apprenticeships.asp?newms=info2#CSFTA The Different Apprenticeships Civil Service Fast Track Apprenticeship Scheme This is a learning and development programme with responsibility from day one. You will be placed in one of a number of roles and government departments throughout the UK. Current apprentices have taken on a variety of roles such as: Web Operations Engineer at Department […]

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NIACE LAUNCH Apprentice Charter which will raise quality of all Apprenticeships.

To help ensure that every apprentice has an excellent experience and that their Apprenticeship is a solid foundation for a vibrant and successful career, NIACE is, today, proposing the introduction of an Apprentice Charter. By awarding employers the Charter’s quality mark, it is hoped that the Apprenticeship programme will result in job outcomes, progression throughout careers, […]

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Apprenticeship Makers – Join the Community 

 http://apprenticemakers.org.uk Join the community Apprenticemakers brings together existing and budding apprentice employers to help them make the very best of the opportunity for their business. Register to receive your free Apprenticemaker Toolkit and to connect with other employers, share the knowledge you’ve gained as an apprentice employer and learn from those that have been through the […]

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LAUNCH OF THE SELECT COMMITTEE REPORT:  DOWNLOAD HERE. Apprenticeships and traineeships for 16 to 19 year-olds,.

HTML: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201415/cmselect/cmeduc/597/59702.htm   PDF: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201415/cmselect/cmeduc/597/597.pdf    Quality Apprenticeships for young people have doubled in number but need to be increased further, say MPs.   The proportion of young people taking up any kind of apprenticeship remains too low, despite significant recent improvement in the number of apprenticeships that last 12 months or more, warn MPs. Incentives for […]

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BT to create 1,000 new apprenticeships and graduate jobs

http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/business/news/11839320.BT_to_create_1_000_new_apprenticeships_and_graduate_jobs/ BT to create 1,000 new apprenticeships and graduate jobs NEW jobs are heading to York as telecommunication giant BT announces plans to create 1,000 new apprenticeships and graduate jobs in the UK this year. The new recruits to BT will consist of 700 apprenticeships and 300 graduate jobs, working in a range of areas, […]

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NEAC hits the green button with new apprenticeship initiative

The North East Apprenticeship Company (NEAC) is launching an initiative to recruit new apprentices for ‘green’ training places. The programme kicks-off during National Apprenticeship Week 2011 (next week Monday 7th to Friday 11th Feb) and is aimed at finding potential young apprentices for future employment specifically in the environmental sector. Planned job roles and targeted […]

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At TUC Apprenticeship Conference in London. Looks interesting

The New Apprenticeship Agenda: The Union Role 9th February 2011, Congress Centre, London 9:30​Registration Opens 10:00​Coffee Available 10:30​Conference Start – Introduction from Frances O’Grady, Deputy General Secretary, TUC 10:40​Simon Waugh, Executive Chair, National Apprenticeship Service 11:00​John Hayes MP, Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning 11:20​Questions 11:30​Presentation of Unionlearn Quality Award to […]

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