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International Day of People with Disabilities

2020-12-02T17:08:40+00:003rd December, 2020|Categories: All News|

Today marks International Day of People with Disabilities, an annual celebration of people with disabilities. This year's theme ‘Not all Disabilities are Visible’ also focuses on spreading awareness and understanding of disabilities that are not immediately apparent, such as mental illness, chronic pain or fatigue, sight or hearing impairments, diabetes, brain injuries, neurological disorders, learning differences [...]

Traineeships website and resources launched

2020-11-26T09:06:39+00:0030th November, 2020|Categories: All News|

Traineeships have launched a new website aimed at young people, parents, teachers and careers advisors, which is housed on the Amazing Apprenticeships website. The site contains a number of new resources such as engaging case studies, information factsheets, video content and webinar recordings. Further resources will be added in the coming weeks. back to all of [...]

Facing Redundancy? How To Find That New Job

2020-11-26T14:01:51+00:0027th November, 2020|Categories: All News|

This is the 2nd of 3 events to provide short, smart tips for any Swindon and Wiltshire residents who may be facing redundancy or job uncertainty, and for employers who may be in the unfortunate position of making people redundant. Hosted on 2nd December from 4pm and can be booked using this link Facing Redundancy? [...]

National Apprenticeship Awards 2020 national winners unveiled

2020-11-26T08:54:51+00:0026th November, 2020|Categories: All News|

The best of England’s apprentice employers, apprentices, rising stars and individuals who champion apprenticeships have been announced during the 17th annual National Apprenticeship Awards. Apprentices, at all levels and from sectors including construction, engineering and business, alongside employers from the health, leisure and ICT sectors were announced as winners during the online broadcast, held on [...]

Wessex Water – Investing in the Future

2020-11-25T09:09:56+00:0025th November, 2020|Categories: All News|

Customers of Wessex Water will no doubt have seen the latest customer magazine which regularly features their fantastic apprenticeships and early careers programmes. The latest winter edition shares how despite the pandemic Wessex Water have recruited and welcomed another apprenticeship intake and have plans to open their recruitment window ready for next September shortly. Wessex [...]

University for Building Bridges Participant

2020-11-23T08:40:42+00:0023rd November, 2020|Categories: All News|

We have learned that one of our former participants on the Building Bridges programme has started their studies at university this autumn. Very sadly, they were a victim of bullying at college which had left them feeling that college wasn’t the place for them and they dropped out. After joining Building Bridges and with the [...]

Amazing Apprenticeships – Parents’ and Carers’ Pack

2020-11-19T17:06:46+00:0019th November, 2020|Categories: All News|

The fabulous Amazing Apprenticeships have published their November parents' and carers' apprenticeship information pack.  Full of advice, myth busting and insights into some the questions you may have about apprenticeships and traineeships amongst other great content. Download your copy of the November Parents' and Carers' Pack and see for yourself the opportunities an apprenticeship can [...]