It’s been one of those ‘it never rains but it pours’ or ‘all the buses arriving at the same time’ kind of weeks. We have had the proposals for the apprenticeship levy as well as a funding bands tool and a list of apprenticeships due for delivery. Guidance on what an employer needs to do to become an apprenticeship training provider has also been published, along with details of the new register of apprenticeship training providers and data on how much the Government expects each sector to pay to the apprenticeship levy.
As anyone who has conducted a job interview can tell you, having a CV packed with academic achievements might get a candidate through the door, but it won't necessarily get them the job. Coming across as perfect on paper is irrelevant if a candidate doesn't have the right skills and personal attributes to be able to get the job done.