An inflation-busting 20 per cent rise in the national minimum wage for apprentices. The rate paid to apprentices will rise from £2.73 an hour to £3.30 in October 2015. The National Minimum Wage rate for 16 to 17-year-olds, will be £3.87 an hour from October so when you consider you will be receiving training and… Read more »
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Malvern Hills District Council announce £1000 Grant to support their local SME Businesses in employing an Apprentice
Business, enterprise and energy minister Matthew Hancock has said that to plug the engineering skills gap, there needs to be a focus on quality apprenticeships and more needs to be done to inform schoolchildren about different opportunities from primary school age. Speaking at the Semta Skills Awards on Tuesday, Mr Hancock said that it was… Read more »
National Apprenticeship Week: Selfie Campaign. Click here to join Worcestershire Apprenticeships Selfie Campaign and show your support for Apprenticeships!
The photos taken on the Worcestershire Apprenticeship Awards evening are now ready for viewing. To view the photos, please click here, then enter the password: WAA2014