Walker 4 Worcester

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Before the Worcestershire Apprenticeship Awards back in November, I had always had a passion for apprenticeships in what it has provided me and the other apprentices at The Replacement Service. Bumping into old school teachers in supermarkets, it was refreshing to hear them say how they are now encouraging more students to seriously consider becoming… Read more »

Worcestershire Apprenticeships visit Parliament

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Worcestershire Training Providers Association (WTPA) is commissioned by Worcestershire LEP to deliver the Worcestershire Apprenticeship Hub and Clearing House. On Wednesday 16th March 2016 a group of local Apprentices will visit the Houses of Parliament and receive a guided tour by local MP Robin Walker. Robin says ‘I am delighted that a group of Apprentices… Read more »

Local 6th Formers meet the Apprentice of the Year

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Victoria Rawlings from The Replacement Service in Worcester won the Worcestershire Apprenticeship of the Year Award in November 2015.Victoria has now started writing a ‘Winners Blog’ and has visited schools within the county talking to students about Apprenticeships. St Augustines School in Redditch were the first to take up the offer. So Victoria joined Helena… Read more »

St Augustine’s WorkShop

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At the age 16, I knew I wanted independence and to move away from the town I had grown up in (Evesham). For those who do not know Evesham, there is nothing wrong with it but for a teenager it is very small and the idea of moving to a big city and meeting new… Read more »

The Start of Ambassador Duties!

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Last Wednesday marked the 1st day of my reigning Apprenticeship Ambassador duties with some promotional filming from my personal experiences and from my employer, The Replacement Service, into the benefits of work placements and the apprenticeship schemes. Personally, I decided to enroll in a work experience placement due to the fact I HAD NO IDEA WHAT… Read more »

The Brathay Apprentice Challenge #BAC16

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The Brathay Apprentice Challenge #BAC16, the official search to find the apprentice team of the year, is now open for nominations. Teams undertake a series of work-related challenges to develop new skills, showcase their employer and engage with young people and employers to promote the benefits of apprenticeships. Teams of nine apprentices can be from… Read more »