It is a result that many hadn’t expected, certainly when the general election campaigns began in May, that we would be waking up to a hung parliament.
With the general election not far away what are the three main political parties saying about education? We have compiled all the key points and main pledges so you can see at a glance what each party are promising.
The skills gap in the UK is back in the spotlight following the triggering of Article 50 and ambitious net migration targets. Tribal Group has taken a look at the problem, the initiatives and what can be done.
Managing time (or simply the notion of not having enough of it), seems to be a daily challenge for all learning providers. We asked providers from the further and higher education space as well as the work-based learning sector; to tell us their common day to day headaches; and we weren’t…
Apprentices want intense training, a clear career path, good pay, and to be inspired.
Here are ten fantastic roles that tick all boxes:
Congratulations! If you're reading this you may have recently found out that you have made it onto the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers. Step one may be complete - but the hard work starts now.
Self-assessment is widely-regarded as an essential element of the improvement cycle, but it is all too often misunderstood and maligned. Learning to self-assess effectively as an organisation is not easy and the skills to do so have to be developed.
2017 - the year of the apprenticeship levy has arrived.
From April 6, the levy will come into effect and eligible employers will begin to pay. Over the next three years, the levy is expected to fund the government’s target of three million new apprenticeships.
So after much deliberation and discussion you have decided that becoming an employer-provider is a viable and attractive option for your organisation.
You have analysed your levy bill, reviewed your workforce skill needs, evaluated your L&D and talent development programmes in line with…
2017 will be a turning point for employers, employees and apprenticeships as a whole. By now I expect every employer understands what the apprenticeship levy is and, financially, how this will affect their business. Despite this, with only 6 months until the levy comes into effect, many…