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All the latest education, employment and skills news and events in Wiltshire
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STEM Masterclass

I’m a Scientist / Engineer / Astronaut – Get Me out of Here!!

When:  Thursday, 16 June 2017      Where: Swindon College
When:  Monday, 26 June 2017        Where: Wiltshire College Chippenham

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Science Manufacturing Technician Apprentice Vacancy (Corsham Science Park, Wiltshire)

Aseptic Pharmaceutical Specials

37.5 hours per week

£13,278.40 per annum + bonus and lots of perks

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Engineering Management Apprentice Vacancies at the MOD

A 3 year advanced engineering apprenticeship with up to 70 places available to start September 2017.

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Traineeship vacancies at The Learning Curve

Six new Traineeship positions for 16 – 25 year olds at Bryer Ash, Trowbridge starting in September.

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Apprenticeship vacancies at Audience Systems

Audience Systems is based in Westbury. the company designs, manufactures and installs seating for venues worldwide.

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Record numbers take up apprenticeships in Wiltshire

A record number of apprenticeships were taken up in Wiltshire this year with 6,440 people signing up for the schemes smashing the original campaign target of 5,600.

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Apprenticeship ambassadors newsletter - September 2016

This newsletter intends to provide an update of Apprenticeship news and activities locally.

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Apprenticeship advice and CV tune-up sessions at Five Rivers Health and Wellbeing Centre

Young people looking to take the next step in their careers are being invited to find out all they need to know about apprenticeships at a special open day this Saturday.

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Trowbridge apprentice shortlisted for top national award

Megan Mounty from Trowbridge who has been shortlisted for a national award for her work as an apprentice at Wiltshire Council.

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The Times: Entrepreneurs of tomorrow can find inspiration closer to home

It is not uncommon for local businesses to struggle in their search for able young workers, but help is at hand.

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September's Performance and Apprenticeship Dashboards

September's Edition of the Education, Employment and Skills (EES) Performance Dashboard and Apprenticeship Dashboard.

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Delighted to partner in a £3.9m Big Lottery project, offering supported skills development, training and employment

Building Bridges is a partnership of 41 organisations that has come together to deliver the Building Better Opportunities Programme across Swindon and Wiltshire, led by Community First.

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Hotly anticipated apprenticeship levy funding update released

Nearly all employers will only have to contribute 10 per cent to the cost of an apprenticeship from April 2017.

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Young people given apprenticeship advice at workshops

Year 10 pupils at St. Augustine's Catholic College in Trowbridge were told about the value and benefits of apprenticeships during a careers day earlier this month.

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#GetInGoFar

Get In Go Far is the government’s new advertising campaign designed to inform and inspire young people to consider apprenticeships, traineeships and work experience as valid and credible routes to a rewarding career.  It also aims to increase interest and demand from employers in running apprenticeship programmes.



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Apprenticeship Levy Q&A

Information on the Apprenticeship Levy coming in to effect in April 2017.

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Grants for Apprentices from Malmesbury Area Community Trust

Malmesbury Area Community Trust is a local charity which supports deserving causes within the Malmesbury Community Area.

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Business Administration Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship Summary

This Apprenticeship is about playing an important support role within a business or organisation.

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Wiltshire Apprenticeships Campaign engaging with business community

A campaign led by Wiltshire Council to boost awareness of the important role of apprenticeships is progressing well with a business engagement programme now underway.

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National Women in Engineering Day 2015

To mark National Women in Engineering Day 2015 on 23rd June, Wiltshire Skills 4 Success have helped to organise 6 female Engineers to go into local schools in Wiltshire to inspire, not only women, but everyone into an Engineering career.

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Free online courses for sixth formers (BBC News)

Three free online programmes, aimed at helping sixth-formers bridge the gap between school and university, are due to launch this summer.

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Impress HR Care Sector Forum a success

Impress HR proudly undertook its first Care Sector Employer Forum in Chippenham’s Town Hallon Thursday 14th May.

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Bloodhound SSC STEM events a huge success

An inspiring STEM Education Experience took place in Wiltshire during National Science & Engineering Week, March 16-20th 2015.

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Businesses help shape schools careers programme

Businesses and schools have contributed to Wiltshire Council’s new pilot careers programme designed to help prepare young people for the workplace.

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Why working environment matters: inside social care services at Wiltshire Council (The Guardian)

By bringing together new approaches to practice, a commitment to professional development and award-winning offices, the council has created a progressive working environment for staff

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Wiltshire firms impressed with project's first IHR event

The first Project Impress HR event to help develop the Wiltshire workforce and improve staff retention has been hailed a success.

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Enterprise Day a huge success

The Wiltshire Skills 4 Success Enterprise Day held at the Civic Centre in Trowbridge on 29th April 2014 was a huge success.

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STEM Mentors 2014-16

Wiltshire Skills 4 Success is now looking for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) volunteers, for our fourth cohort of inspiring Mentors from local employers and business.

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