admin wrote a new post, Have you Booked your matrix Review Assessment Yet? 3 hours, 33 minutes ago
June was a busy month for the matrix team: 48 organisations booked their matrix three-year review assessments for later in the year and 65 organisations had their three-year assessment visits during the mo […]
admin wrote a new post, Careers Work in Schools: A Five Year History 1 day, 7 hours ago
Dr Deirdre Hughes OBE has published a five-year historical synopsis of how central government policies are impacting on careers work in England’s secondary schools.
It shows attempts to reshape and re-engineer c […]
admin wrote a new post, ESFA Announces New £50M Placement Funding 1 day, 7 hours ago
Education secretary Justine Greening confirmed the investment would be made available from April 2018 to fund high-quality work placements, when speaking at the Business and Education Summit in London earlier this […]
admin wrote a new post, Beneficiaries Announced 1 day, 7 hours ago
The Careers & Enterprise Company has announced the successful bidders for funding from its Careers £5 million Careers & Enterprise Fund, focused on careers and enterprise ‘cold spots,’ to help 160,000 young peop […]
admin wrote a new post, Understanding Fundamental British Values & Applying the Prevent Duty 1 day, 7 hours ago
All careers providers are duty bound to successfully implementing Prevent.
This involves practitioners actively promoting fundamental British values. This is evaluated under the 2015 Ofsted inspection f […]
admin wrote a new post, What Can Training Providers do to Increase the Attendance of Benefit Claimants at Training? 2 days, 4 hours ago
New research has identified the key influences on whether benefit claimants attend training, including the effect of being ordered to undertake it. Skills Conditionality was introduced in 2011 and individuals […]
admin wrote a new post, Italy….. 2 days, 4 hours ago
If you have clients that are thinking their career options can better be fulfilled in Italy – this brief HR overview might be valuable.
Italy has a diversified economy, which is divided into a […]
admin wrote a new post, Employers Should Provide Quality Feedback 2 days, 4 hours ago
Providing good feedback can help the British workforce improve and reduce recruitment time
The government should encourage all employers to share quality feedback with candidates after a face-to-face interview, […]
admin wrote a new post, Smith Review Calls for Rethink on GCSE Maths Resit Policy 3 days, 2 hours ago
Professor Sir Adrian Smith’s review of post-16 mathematics has called for the Government to rethink its policy of compulsory resits. However, the calls were quickly rejected by the Department for E […]
admin wrote a new post, T-Levels: Minister Announces Delay in Light of Challenges 3 days, 2 hours ago
Anne Milton, new Apprenticeships and Skills Minister announced a one year delay to the start of the first T-level courses.
The first two T-levels were due to be taught from September 2019, but this has now been […]
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admin wrote a new post, Traineeships: Year Two Evaluation 6 days, 5 hours ago
Four in five trainees (80%) had been in paid work at some point since their traineeship; of these, around half (48%) found work straight away or in less than a month. Overall, […]
admin wrote a new post, Careers Strategy? 6 days, 5 hours ago
Dan Jarvis(Barnsley Central)[N] asked a question in Parliament on 04 July 2017
With reference to the findings of the Social Mobility Commission’s report, entitled The time for change, published on 28 June 2 […]
admin wrote a new post, ISBE Forum: Scale-Up or Start-Up? Where Should Policy Focus? 6 days, 7 hours ago
ISBE in association with ICTE (Coventry University), ERC: Enterprise Research Centre (University of Warwick) and the IOEE (Institute of Enterprise and Entrepreneurs)
The Industrial Strategy Green Paper aspires […]
admin wrote a new post, IEP and Remploy – How to be Disability Confident 6 days, 7 hours ago
Remploy and the Institute of Employment Professionals ran a session at the IntoWork Convention, titled ‘Ambassadors for Inclusion’. It was a chance for Remploy and the IEP to showcase the exciting work they are […]
admin wrote a new post, Organisations Urged to Prepare for New GDPR Legislation 6 days, 7 hours ago
Elizabeth Denham, the UK’s Information Commissioner, has flagged the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as a significant future challenge for her office in the Information C […]
admin wrote a new post, Update on Procurement for Non-Levy Paying Employers 6 days, 7 hours ago
In April 2017, the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) paused the procurement for apprenticeship training provision for non-levy paying employers.
The competition was markedly oversubscribed and the […]
admin wrote a new post, Migration, he EU and the Labour Market – How Much do you Really Know? 1 week ago
Of the estimated 30.3 million people in employment in the UK, 11%, approximately 3.4 million, are migrants.
But how well do people understand the facts of migrant labour?
What skills do they have, what […]
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