Employers Category

Government announces new apprenticeship funding model

http://www.cipd.co.uk/pm/peoplemanagement/b/weblog/archive/2015/03/20/government-announces-new-apprenticeship-funding-model.aspx Employers to be given more power over where money is spent  Employers will soon be in control of money for apprenticeships, as the government has announced a new digital apprenticeship voucher scheme. The apprenticeship vouchers are designed to simplify the process for employers and give them power over how to spend the government’s contribution […]

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Things Great Employers Do, and How You Influence Every One

http://www.tlnt.com/2014/06/13/things-great-employers-do-and-how-you-influence-every-one/?utm_source=hootsuite&utm_campaign=hootsuite It’s always great when I can share research that makes it clear how important you are to your company’s success. I wish more of you would: A) Take the research to heart and to your business leaders; and, B) incorporate the research into your strategic priorities for compensation. After all, in addition to improving […]

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10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

<img src="https://apprenticeshipblog.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/20140603-145604-53764292.jpg” alt=”20140603-145604-53764292.jpg” class=”alignnone size-full” /> http://lifehacker.com/10-lessons-i-learned-from-a-year-of-productivity-experi-1584800618?utm_campaign=socialflow_lifehacker_facebook&utm_source=lifehacker_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow

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ApprenticeSupermarket is the first Northamptonshire employer to sign up to the Youth Employment UK Campaign and the Positive Youth Charter.

The Youth Employment UK is a national campaign to help increase the skills and work opportunities for young people throughout the UK, based in Northamptonshire the Youth Employment UK is seeing a rapid growth to its membership and supporters and is thrilled to have a Northampton business join the campaign. The numbers of young people […]

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National Construction Academy (Intraining SkillCentre) – Foundation Learning – Inspirational

A young adult of 17 years started at the NCA on the 15th August 2011. It had been several years since he had been engaged in any type of learning and had been in foster care for most of his teenage years. Just previous to him enrolling at NCA he had returned to his family […]

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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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Nifco UK boss Mike Matthews started as an apprentice – Apprenticeships – News – nebusiness.co.uk

http://www.nebusiness.co.uk/business-news/apprenticeships/ Nifco UK boss Mike Matthews started as an apprentice He’s the boss of Teesside’s Company of the Year, a £30m turnover car parts manufacturer which has just moved into a new £8.5m factory. But how did our nebusiness cover star Mike Matthews get his first foot on the career ladder? Kelley Price finds out. […]

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Grants to recruit apprentices | This is Leicestershire

http://www.thisisleicestershire.co.uk/Grants-recruit-apprentices/story-15703595-detail/story.html Grants to recruit apprentices Small and medium sized businesses are being offered grants to help them recruit their first apprentice. The National Apprenticeship Scheme will pay firms up to £1,500 to take on a trainee aged between 16 to 24. Last year, 24,200 young people started an apprenticeship in the East Midlands and the […]

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Training’s in your hands – Comment – News – nebusiness.co.uk

http://www.nebusiness.co.uk/business-news/business-comment/ Training’s in your hands RECENTLY, I was asked by Age UK to say a few words at a seminar which they had arranged on the issue of training for care providers, a serious problem in our community with the growth of the number of people living longer. I assume that my qualification for such […]

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