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

Northampton College

Plans for new college campus go on show

1 March 2016

NEW images showing the state-of-the-art building at Northampton College's Daventry Campus have gone on display, with prospective students the first in line to see the plans.

The latest...

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Northampton College

It's virtually the best way to learn

1 March 2016

STUDENTS at Northampton College can learn the art of welding using the very latest in virtual reality technology thanks to a state-of-the-art new simulator.

The college, based in Booth Lane...

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Is an apprentice right for my business?

22 February 2016

When people ask me about recruitment I often advise them to consider employing an apprentice, if the role was suitable of course.

Although you might think I’m only saying that because I own...

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Getting onto the career ladder

22 February 2016

  PILZ Automation Technology has recently taken on its first apprentice, welcoming Nicole da Costa, pictured above left with Managing Director Steve Farrow and Marketing Manager Natasha Sephton-...

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A way into their chosen career

19 February 2016

SPECIALISING in the delivery of professional services apprenticeships throughout the UK, 3aaa has recently opened a Northampton office, offering new opportunities to employers within the county....

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Engaging and inspiring others

19 February 2016

FAST approaching its first anniversary, NEP’s Apprentice Ambassador Programme was launched in 2015 to help both young apprentices and their employers engage the next generation workforce, not only...

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