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Apprenticeships for SMEs – what’s the latest?

24th August at 1:00PM BST - 2:00PM BST

This webinar from Apprenticemakers is for small and medium sized businesses interested in finding out the latest information around apprenticeships. We will provide an overview on what apprenticeships look like today and our understanding of what’s happening around apprenticeships in … Continued

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RW Joinery

Can you provide a quick overview of your business? RW Joinery is one of the largest doorset manufacturers and installation contractors in England. We manufacture performance doorsets and bespoke joinery from our workshop based in Cheshire in the North West. Approaching 50 … Continued

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Revive Leeds

Can you provide a quick overview of your business? Revive Leeds is the reuse shop located on East Leeds Household Waste Sorting Site in Seacroft, Leeds. It is the first of its kind in Yorkshire. We help to reduce landfill by … Continued

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Chemoxy International Ltd

We invited Chemoxy International Ltd to share its experience of apprenticeships and its work on a Trailblazer group of employers that has written new apprenticeships standards for several job roles in their industry. Chemoxy are amongst the country’s first employers to start their apprentices on the new Trailblazer … Continued

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New Queens Award for Promoting Opportunity

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Apprenticeships now under the remit of Department for Education

The Government’s skills and apprenticeship policy now falls under the remit of the Department for Education (DfE), headed up by Justine Greening as education secretary and the minister for women and equalities. This is following last week’s announcement The Department for Business, Innovation and … Continued

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We recently featured the amazing work of Snow-Camp, a charity which uses snow sports to offer under-privileged young people from inner-city areas potentially life-changing training experiences. Some of the young people they support in their programmes go on to complete apprenticeships with the … Continued

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Apprenticemakers to host panel of small businesses at Spark the Change

Apprenticemakers, is hosting a panel discussion at the Spark the Change conference at The Brewery in London on July 6/7th. The Apprenticemakers panel will be made up of small businesses that have employed apprentices and have created real change in … Continued

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Why the engineering industry needs female apprentices

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