Food Manufactures urged to act now to make the most of Apprenticeships

July 28, 2016

Businesses in the food manufacturing sector should focus on an L&D strategy now, to include apprenticeships and take advantage of the government’s apprenticeship Levy which will come into force in April 2017. As a training provider, we are urging our…

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Harlow MP Robert Halfon Announced as New Minister for Apprentices and Skills

July 20, 2016

Harlow MP Robert Halfon has been handed ministerial responsibilities for apprentices and skills. Following the resignation last week of former skills minister Nick Boles, Mr Halfon tweeted the news yesterday, “Delighted to have been given brief of minister of state…

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IT specialist CCS Media seeking 60 apprentices for its Bradford office

July 18, 2016

School leavers are being urged to apply for apprenticeships at the top performing Bradford office of a leading UK IT reseller firm. CCS Media, which provides IT, print and office supplies and delivers IT projects to more than 5,000 customers,…

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Remit Training supporting apprentices to fill industry skills gap

July 15, 2016

Remit Training is supporting employers across the UK to train body shop repair technicians to fill the industry skills gap. Working within the automotive sector for more than 20 years Remit Training operates as the training arm of the Retail…

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Department for Education (DfE) to take responsibility for FE, skills and higher education.

July 14, 2016

It was announced today that The Department for Education (DfE) has taken on responsibility for higher and further education policy as well as apprenticeships and wider skills. Until now, the further and higher education sectors have been under the guidance…

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Ultima and Remit celebrate new talent during Tech Week!

July 12, 2016

Tech Week took place from the 4th-8th July and organisations across the UK opened their doors to schools and young people, to help inspire a new generation to take a look at tech careers. Reading-based tech firm Ultima Business Solutions is…

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Top 10 Benefits of an IT Apprenticeship

July 8, 2016

Recent analysis conducted by the Tech Partnership highlights that Digital Apprenticeships are growing at more than double the UK average. There were 1.06m people working in digital businesses in 2015 (3% of the UK workforce at that time) and the…

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Award win for Stonegate Pub Company!

July 6, 2016

Congratulations to our client Stonegate Pub Company on winning the ‘Best Learning and Development Strategy’ category at the HR Excellence Awards! Stonegate received the award on the night for having an innovative Learning and Development strategy with judges focusing on how the…

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Apprentice Jake Delighted to be Part of the IT Crowd

July 5, 2016

School leavers about to enter the world of work should consider a career in IT, according to IT apprentice Jake Page.With many IT firms looking to young people to fill their digital skills gaps, now is the time to get…

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Changing the face of the IT sector

July 4, 2016

Female school leavers about to enter the world of work should consider a career in IT, according to IT Apprentice Hannah Kelly. With many IT firms looking to young people of both sexes to fill their digital skills gaps, now…

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