ESFA announces National Apprenticeship Week theme 2022: ‘Build the Future’

Written by the Education and Skills Funding Agency The theme for the 15th annual National Apprenticeship Week has been announced. • The National Apprenticeship Week 2022 theme of ‘Build the Future’ continues from 2021, and focuses on the benefits apprenticeships can have on individuals, businesses, and local communities• A toolkit on how to get involved…

Invitation to the L3 Community Health and Wellbeing Worker Virtual Open Day on Tues 30 Nov

Tuesday 30th November 2021 | 10.30am   This is an opportunity for both employers and potential apprentices to learn more about the Level 3–Community Health and Wellbeing Worker (L3-CHWW) apprenticeship. The L3-CHWW apprenticeship standard provides the potential to equip and empower several roles within the health and social care by increasing the individual capacities whilst improving…

National Apprenticeship Awards 2021 – Apprentices in Action

Following the success of ‘Apprentices on the Frontline’ in 2020, the National Apprenticeship Awards team is pleased to announce the launch of ‘Apprentices in Action’ presented by EY. This year the focus of the awards is on the employers and apprentices who are helping to ‘build back better’ and contributing to the ongoing recovery, moving…

National Apprenticeship Awards 2021 are open for entries

Calling all apprentices, employers, ambassadors and individuals who champion apprenticeships… the National Apprenticeship Awards 2021 are now open for entries! Back for their 18th year, the National Apprenticeship Awards are a fantastic opportunity to showcase the apprentices, employers and champions who have gone above and beyond, in spite of the challenges faced during the last…

Incentive payments for hiring new apprentices extended & increased

Government funding for employers hiring a new apprentice will continue to receive an incentive payment for starts up to 30 September 2021. The funding has also been increased to £3,000. For new apprentices joining organisations between 1 August 2020 and 31 March 2021 aged: 16 to 24, employers will receive £2,000 25 and over, employers…

ESFA promoting the recruitment of redundant apprentices

Written by ESFA 23 February 2021 Some employers have had to make redundancies, leaving work-ready apprentices without an employer. These apprentices will have already gained knowledge, skills and behaviours which could bring incredible value to employers. By hiring a redundant apprentice, employers could: get a quick return on investment, because they will already have relevant…

39 new council apprentices set to learn a trade

Written by Sheffield City Council To create more opportunities for local young people, 39 new apprentices have joined Sheffield City Council this week, bringing our total number of apprentices up to nearly 100. Ranging from age 16 to 21, male and female, our apprentices will learn a trade on the job, to become electricians, gas…

Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin – Fri 3 July

Opportunity Sheffield is circulating a weekly bulletin featuring live vacancies for apprenticeships to be delivered by Sheffield City Council, in its role as an Ofsted Grade 2 training provider. To view the Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin for Friday 3rd July, please click on the download button below.

Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin – Fri 26 June

Opportunity Sheffield is circulating a weekly bulletin featuring live vacancies for apprenticeships to be delivered by Sheffield City Council, in its role as an Ofsted Grade 2 training provider. To view the Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin for Friday 26 June, please click on the download button below.

Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin – Fri 19 June

To view the Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin for Friday 19 June, please click on the download button below. Apply for a role For more information on any of the vacancies or to apply for a role please email apprenticeshipready@sheffield.org.uk (must include an up-to-date CV) Register your interest Sheffield City Council delivers a wide range of…

Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin – Wed 10 June

Opportunity Sheffield is circulating a weekly bulletin featuring live vacancies for apprenticeships to be delivered by Sheffield City Council, in its role as an Ofsted Grade 2 training provider. To view the Opportunity Sheffield Apprenticeship Bulletin for Wednesday 10 June, please click on the download button below.