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Expert insight on End-Point Assessment

Prepare to Achieve were delighted to provide this month’s “Expert Insight” for the Skills for Care Registered Managers bulletin. You can find our contribution below:

End-Point Assessment taking a predominant place in this year’s #NationalApprenticeshipWeek

Around this time last year, the Government launched its #FireItUp campaign following on from a number of top firms, including Marks & Spencer and Lloyds Banking Group, who took on thousands of apprentices. Employers started to realise the benefits to their business of enrolling apprentices on to the Government’s new, higher quality apprenticeship programmes.

Top Tips To Get Your Apprentice Through The Gateway To Success

In April 2017, the apprenticeship standards started to take over apprenticeship frameworks.

The significant effect of graduate start-ups on the UK business landscape

Graduate start-ups & social enterprises contributed over £822 million to UK economy in 2018 In 2018 nearly 14,000 student start-ups and social enterprises generated £821 million in turnover, more than both BooHoo Group (£603m) and HelloFresh (£801m) Graduates from the Royal College of Arts founded more start-ups (251) than any other University, including University of Oxford (34) and University of Cambridge (11) 4% of undergraduates help fund their studies by running their own business, earning an average of £253 per month Graduate businesses and social enterprises generated over £822 million worth of turnover in 2018, according to new analysis of data provided by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)1.

Top 10 skills graduates need to succeed in an #AI automated workforce

Study reveals the skills graduates need to succeed in an increasingly automated workforce. With automation increasingly impacting the UK workforce, a new study has revealed the top skills graduates need to future-proof themselves, with relationship building, having a positive and professional attitude and communication skills being the most commonly desired by employers.

Prepare to Achieve chooses Contact the Elderly as Charity Of The Year

Prepare to Achieve, a specialist End-Point Assessment Organisation working in the health and social care sector has announced that Contact the Elderly will be their nominated Charity Of The Year for 2019. The announcement is a testament to Prepare to Achieve and in turn, the Progress to Excellence Group’s values, which focus strongly around giving back to the communities in which they operate. 

Prepare to Achieve guides employers through End-Point Assessment

Employers are being offered a route through the maze of End-Point Assessment (EPA) as the new world of apprenticeship standards begins to make its mark on the health and social care sector.

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