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Kickstart Case Study

2021-09-16T13:08:04+01:0016th September, 2021|Categories: All News|

Harry Penman, 21, is coming to the end of his Kickstart Placement with Julian House in Trowbridge. We spoke to him about how he got on the programme and what it meant to him. Tell us about your background and how you applied for this position? When I left School, I studied for 1 [...]

Apprenticeship Service webinars for employers, training providers & EPAOs

2021-07-29T15:01:14+01:002nd August, 2021|Categories: All News|

ESFA are running a series of free apprenticeship service webinars for employers, training providers & EPAOs. All webinars are hosted by subject matter experts to help service users to understand more about the apprenticeship service and apprenticeships. You may need to use an alternative web browser to attend/register for these events. For more information [...]

Free Spreadsheet Training for SME’s

2021-07-29T09:37:41+01:0029th July, 2021|Categories: All News|

1. Introduction to Spreadsheets – aimed at individuals with little or no experience of using Microsoft Excel- a good grounding of the basics. - 11th August - Introduction to Spreadsheets using Excel Course Tickets, Wed 11 Aug 2021 at 10:00 | Eventbrite - 21st September - Introduction to Spreadsheets using Excel Course Tickets, Tue [...]

People Management – Half of employers expect more flexible working requests as Covid ends

2021-07-19T13:58:50+01:0021st July, 2021|Categories: All News|

More than half of employers expect to receive more flexible working requests as the UK comes out of the pandemic, a survey has found. A YouGov poll of more than 2,000 senior decision makers in UK companies, conducted on behalf of Acas, found 55 per cent expected an increase in the number of staff [...]

Clearer choice of high-quality post-16 qualifications

2021-07-19T13:47:18+01:0019th July, 2021|Categories: All News|

Government reforms will make it easier for young people and adults to identify the course that is right for them after GCSEs. Young people and adults will have clearer qualification and training routes, as part of a shake up of the post-16 system to remove low-quality qualifications that lack job prospects. The new system [...]

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