Focus On Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are growing in popularity as an increasing number of employers realise the value of taking on a new member of staff in a way that is both cost-effective and beneficial to the growth and development of that individual and of the company as a whole. Business Times’ Focus on Apprenticeship feature looks at the benefits of taking on an apprentice and features those who provide the help and advice to make the process run smoothly.

Focus On Apprenticeships

Grant Thornton

Apprenticeship levy - is your business missing out?

1 March 2018

By Fiona Baldwin

Practice Leader

Grant Thornton Northampton

 

IN April 2017, the government launched the apprenticeship levy to encourage businesses to invest in...

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Haines Watts

Apprentices vs graduates, the battle is on

1 March 2018

By Antonia Brown

Haines Watts

ALL too often, school students are blind to the post-18 options available for them to explore outside of the university route. Many students still...

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Hawsons

A taste of the world of work

1 March 2018

EXPERIENCE in the everyday world of work is invaluable for students, while finding out exactly what graduates have to offer is invaluable to potential employers - a win-win situation on both sides...

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Working to make a difference

1 March 2018

THE apprenticeship levy will not deliver the three million apprenticeships targeted by the Government without urgent change, according to a report from The 5% Club.

In its latest paper, The...

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Northampton College

Apprenticeship numbers on the up

1 March 2018

APPRENTICESHIPS are bucking the trend in Northamptonshire - with Northampton College placing more and more young people into jobs and local employers increasingly seeking and advertising for...

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Hitec Lift Trucks

Investing in the future

1 March 2018

SPECIALIST training at a national facility in Swindon, coupled with hands-on experience alongside highly skilled colleagues, is setting Lewis Lockwood up for the career path of his choice.

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