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Inspiring young talent with Apprenticeship schemes and job opportunities

Inspiring young talent with Apprenticeship schemes and job opportunities Wendy Garrett is the Learning and Development Advisor at Liberty Living. Here she expands on her experience of working with Liberty Living to arrange their apprenticeship schemes, which makes her a great source to help inspire others to pick the right career path for them:

The Tes FE Awards are now open for entries

The Tes FE Awards 2018 are now open for entries. The awards are in partnership with the Education and Training Foundation to showcases expertise in the sector. Skills and Apprenticeships Minister Anne Milton said the awards are “a great way to recognise the sector’s top talent and give them the credit they deserve”.

Professor Adam Habib to be next Director of SOAS University of London

The SOAS Board of Trustees has appointed Professor Adam Habib as the next Director of SOAS.

Universities and the Global Skills Agenda

Universities need to adapt to changing patterns of work  Universities and further education colleges, from both public and private sectors, make the central contribution to developing and providing the wide range of skills which are essential to meeting the needs of our global economy and societies.

'The Legal Apprentice' 2020: Students can win a place as a solicitor apprentice at the prestigious London-based law firm


Be a Cut Above the Rest with City and Guilds

1 in 5 office based employees are considering leaving their jobs to become their own boss in a more hands industry. And why not, according to City & Guilds Hairdressing is the second happiest occupation, can this be that more than 75,000 of them are their own boss?

£4 billion a year will also be directed to a new agency to provide skills and training.

Colleges and sixth forms will be helped to deliver the reforms needed to increase the training and education age to 18 by a £7 billion transfer to local authorities. The Government will also direct £4 billion annually to a new agency to improve skills and training for adults. The move will result in the dissolution of the Learning and Skills Council (LSC) by 2010, and place responsibility on local authorities to offer all young people in their area a full range of qualifications.

Area review transition grants awarded at 31 May 2017

ESFA today (10 July) published their summary of transition grants awarded to further education and sixth-form colleges up to the end of May 2017.

Securing the Qualifications Landscape: The 3 'R's

Sally Collier's keynote speech from the 27 February 2018 Ofqual Conference. 

Transport industry leading the way in apprenticeships

The transport industry is leading the way in unlocking brilliant careers and tackling the need for the engineers of the future, the Skills and Apprenticeships Minister set out today (July 19).


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