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£40 million personalised support package for long-term unemployed disabled people launched

2018-12-17T09:21:11+00:0017th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

Disabled people will be able to work with a dedicated key worker to get and stay in employment, the new Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has announced today. The support comes from a new £40 million fund and is expected to benefit 10,000 people. The Intensive Personalised Employment Support programme will provide highly [...]

Vacancy – Print and Graphic Communications Apprenticeship – Melksham

2018-12-17T09:42:17+00:0014th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

Apprenticeship in Print & Graphic Communications – Desktop Publishing / Pre-Press Processes CPI Antony Rowe is the UK's leading manufacturer of short run digital books for the publishing industry and are looking for an enthusiastic person who wants the opportunity to develop in the area of Graphics Communications and is eager to participate in [...]

Care leavers consider career and college options

2018-12-13T11:53:24+00:0014th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

Wiltshire Council hosted an event to help young people in care find out more about their career and education options when they turn 16. The event at Trowbridge Civic Centre put a group of about 30 teenagers and their carers in touch with employers and colleges. It also offered advice on finance. Among the [...]

T Level Action Plan Communications

2018-12-10T13:54:26+00:0011th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

T Levels are a new 2 year technical programme for young people aged 16 to 19. They have been developed with employers and will combine classroom study with workplace experience, from which students can progress directly into work or further study. T Levels, alongside apprenticeships, will provide young people with a high-quality technical alternative [...]

Apprenticeship Service – Webinar

2018-12-06T13:50:07+00:0010th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

Title: Transfers: A Practical Guide Duration: 30 minutes Date and time: 13 December 2018 at 1.30pm The apprenticeship service is pleased to bring you the first in a series of webinars open to all employers and training providers. In our first webinar we will be discussing the transfer of apprenticeship service funds. We will [...]

Entries for the 2019/20 Rural Business Awards are now open

2018-12-03T11:45:42+00:007th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

Excitingly for the first time, there will be no entry fee to submit an entry for the Rural Business Awards. The next regional awards ceremonies will take place during October 2019, with the National Final for the 2019/20 entry round held in early 2020. The categories for 2019 will be: 1.Best Rural Start Up [...]

Systems Thinking 3 Day Course

2018-11-29T11:53:57+00:006th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

An experience-based workshop where you will learn the theory and practical application of systems thinking methodology and how to use it in your workplace. Some of the key learning points are: •The interdependence of teams, their processes and systems of work •Who is the customer and what matters to them? •How well do you [...]

How much do you know about apprenticeships quiz!

2018-12-04T13:45:00+00:004th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership needs to understand how much employers in the region know about apprenticeships in 2018. Our current feedback shows that most employers do not know about degree-apprenticeships, the wide range of financial incentives available or the breadth of roles apprenticeships now cover. We need more employers to take the [...]

Higher & Degree Apprenticeships Vacancies

2018-11-27T16:28:40+00:004th December, 2018|Categories: All News|

The Higher and Degree Apprenticeship Listing showcases thousands of vacancies from various employers starting in 2019. You can apply for these apprenticeships and a full time place at university at the same time. Higher and Degree apprenticeships are widening access to the professions bringing together the very best of higher and vocational education. Degree [...]