Apprenticeships are serious business

According to reviews on RateMyApprenticeship, apprentices and businesses are taking apprenticeships altogether more seriously ... more or comment here

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RateMyApprenticeship’s Top 100 Employers Table 2018-19

BAE Systems has risen to the top spot in RateMyApprenticeship’s Top 100 Employers Table, moving up the rankings from second place last year ... more or comment here

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Young flyers get their wings with Virgin Atlantic

The airline has been inspiring the next generation of pilots by introducing flight simulators at London Heathrow Terminal 3 to give children a chance to try their hand at flying ... more or comment here

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British Airways hosts event for the next generation of pilots

100 students have been invited to British Airways head office to learn more about the ‘best job in the world’ ... more or comment here

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Reminder: NUE Awards entry deadline is fast approaching

The organisers of the 2019 National Undergraduate Employability Awards have issued a reminder that the entry deadline is just around the corner, with all submissions due in by Friday 9th November ... more or comment here

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EY removes one-to-one final interview from student recruitment process in UK

EY is speeding up its student application process - from nine to typically five weeks ... more or comment here

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Graduate unemployment rate lowest in 39 years

According to the latest ‘What Do Graduates Do?' survey, graduate unemployment has fallen to 5.1% ... more or comment here

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National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 Regional Winners: Yorkshire and the Humber, South West and West Midlands

The final winners in the National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 regional awards have now been announced ... more or comment here

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Almost half of UK employees believe women are underrepresented in tech and digital roles

Monster Confidence, an initiative with award-winning social enterprise Stemettes, is focused on providing confidence, inspiration and guidance for young women looking to pursue STEM ... more or comment here

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Barclays launches new graduate fund

Research from Barclays has revealed the true cost of getting onto the career ladder after university, with the average graduate attending four interviews and forking out a total £550 to land that all important job offer ... more or comment here

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The Times top 100 graduate employers 2018-19 revealed

PwC has been voted the UK’s number one graduate employer in The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers for an unprecedented fifteenth consecutive year ... more or comment here

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UK’s top undergraduate employers 2018-19

Goldman Sachs Group has taken the top spot in a list of the top 100 undergraduate employers in the UK, compiled by RateMyPlacement ... more or comment here

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CIPD People Management Awards winners announced

The winners of the 2018 CIPD People Management Awards were announced last night, at an awards ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel hosted by TV presenter and journalist, Steph McGovern ... more or comment here

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Top graduate jobs soar yet state-schooled graduates are vastly underrepresented

According to research undertaken by the Institute of Student Employers (ISE), businesses hired significantly more graduates, apprentices and interns this year, however much more needs to be done to improve diversity ... more or comment here

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Vodafone UK launches initiatives to expand digital skills

To help build the UK’s digital future, Vodafone has announced new education and mentoring programmes developed for university students, digital entrepreneurs and Vodafone employees interested in a digital career ... more or comment here

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The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) launches new undergraduate campaign

Ahead of the university’s open day calendar, UCLan goes out of its way to make a splash in the ever-competitive grad market ... more or comment here

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National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 Regional Winners: North West, North East, London, East Midlands and East of England

Regional winners in the National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 are being announced at 9 regional ceremonies taking place over the next 3 weeks ... more or comment here

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BP launches the Skills Refinery to support students’ employability

New online portal aims to help students equip themselves for the future world of work ... more or comment here

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Record numbers of students accepted through Clearing

UCAS has published the latest acceptance figures for the 2018 application cycle, as of 28 days after A level results day ... more or comment here

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One third of students 'can't afford' internships

New research from graduate jobs board Milkround has revealed that almost one in three (27%) are worried they will lose out on roles to other applicants who can afford to accept a poorly paid internship ... more or comment here

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McDonald’s. Doing their bit for the youth of today

From their inspirational TV and online advert, to apprenticeships and Youth Opportunity programme, McDonald’s are hitting the right early talent notes ... more or comment here

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National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 Regional Winners: South East

Regional winners in the National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 are being announced at 9 regional ceremonies taking place over the next 3 weeks ... more or comment here

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International education study highlights UK strength

More students from across the globe are choosing to study at UK universities, according to an international study on the world’s best education systems ... more or comment here

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Hilton’s Elevator graduate programme celebrates its 20th anniversary

It’s graduate season and one scheme has reason to celebrate ... more or comment here

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2019 National Undergraduate Employability Awards are open for nominations

RMP Enterprise has announced the 2019 National Undergraduate Employability Awards are open for nominations ... more or comment here

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What is Gen Z’s take on the employment market?

Leading UK graduate jobs board, Milkround, surveyed recent graduates to find out ... more or comment here

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GCSE pupils gaining knowledge and skills for future success

Pupils across the country celebrate success in new gold-standard GCSE qualifications ... more or comment here

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Parents encourage students to take a closer look at apprenticeships

A survey of parents of 11-18 year olds commissioned by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), has found that parents are moving away from encouraging their children to take the traditional university route in favour of apprenticeships ... more or comment here

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Clearing 2018: What we’ve seen so far this morning

Crunch Simply Digital gives us their expert first-impressions of Clearing 2018 ... more or comment here

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A record percentage of young people are off to university

In England, a record 27.9 per cent of the 18 year old population have been accepted through UCAS ... more or comment here

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Research reveals lesser known qualifications could help boost skills and jobs

Level 4 and 5 qualifications could be the key to unlocking skills demanded by employers ... more or comment here

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New clearing campaign for the University of Suffolk

With exam results looming, the University of Suffolk is primed to target the clearing grad market with a new campaign ... more or comment here 1 comment

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National Apprenticeship Awards 2018: regional finalists announced

Now in their 15th year, the Awards showcase the diverse and growing range of sectors engaged with apprenticeships, whilst celebrating outstanding apprentices, employers and individuals who go above and beyond to champion apprenticeships across England ... more or comment here

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Ri5 Profile: Paul Naylor

Head of Employer Sales at Prospects, Paul has a passion for graduate recruitment, sport, music and film. Not necessarily in that order ... more or comment here

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Half of students regret going to university

48% of students and graduates regret going to university according to research by Barclays Apprenticeships ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Increase in unconditional offers made to young people in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland

Students are increasingly likely to be made an unconditional offer for a place on an undergraduate course, before they have completed their qualifications at school or college ... more or comment here

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SMRS launch new youth market data insight tool

YWare pools youth data in one place to optimise employers’ chances of finding the right early years talent ... more or comment here

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The Branding Man (a.k.a Steve Keith) explains why teachers are wrong to write-off apprenticeships

As the former Marketing and Communications Lead – Apprenticeships for EY, we welcomed Steve’s opinions on the matter ... more or comment here

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RateMyApprenticeship Awards: winners announced

The winners of the 2018 RateMyApprenticeship Awards have been announced, with BAE Systems taking home the crown for the headline Award, RateMyApprenticeship’s Top Employer ... more or comment here

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KPMG come out top for social mobility

The Social Mobility Employer Index 2018 is out ... more or comment here

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Milkround presents its latest research

Last month, Milkround held their bi-annual Insight Breakfast, presenting the recent findings from their latest student and graduate Candidate Compass report ... more or comment here

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Internships leading to top graduate job offers

New research by the Institute of Student Employers (ISE) shows how internships are essential to employment with businesses hiring more interns, increasing their salaries, investing in quality programmes and working harder to bring them back as employees ... more or comment here

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The Heist Awards 2018: winners announced

The winners of the 2018 Heist Awards, organised by Havas Education, have been announced following an awards ceremony in Manchester last week ... more or comment here

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LEGO® teams up with the Year of Engineering and the IET

LEGO® teams up with the Year of Engineering and the Institution of Engineering and Technology for the Engineers of the Future roadshow, giving schoolchildren the opportunity to meet engineers and experience hands-on learning ... more or comment here

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ISE Awards 2018: winners announced

The winners of the 2018 Institute of Student Employers (ISE) Student Recruitment Awards were announced last night, at an awards ceremony hosted by award-winning broadcaster Steph McGovern as part of the ISE’s annual Student Recruitment Conference ... more or comment here

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Will social media help nursing appeal to the next generation?

Health Education England (HEE) certainly hopes so as they launch a new nursing awareness campaign aimed at 16-18 year olds ... more or comment here

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Balancing global EVP with local culture essential to engage top tier graduates

Alexander Mann Solutions has released their latest research which explores best practices and strategies from leading global organisations ... more or comment here

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Amberjack shortlisted for two ISE Student Recruitment Awards

After winning four Recruiter Awards, Amberjack are targeting more success at the ISE Student Recruitment Awards ... more or comment here

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Teachers unlikely to advise apprenticeships

Around two-thirds of young people are interested in apprenticeships, but teachers still unlikely to advise their pupils to opt for one ... more or comment here

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New brand image and website for RMP Enterprise

To celebrate over 10 years in the industry championing early talent, RMP Enterprise has launched a brand new image and website ... more or comment here

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Universities: 2018 TEF Awards

Results of this year’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) have been published ... more or comment here

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A bright future for Goldsmiths

Goldsmiths seeks to appeal to diverse audiences with its new brand ... more or comment here

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RateMyApprenticeship Awards: finalists announced

The finalists of the RateMyApprenticeship Awards have been announced, ahead of the ceremony on 19th July ... more or comment here

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‘Milkrounds’ still relevant in the social media age, research finds

Face-to-face engagement strategies are still viewed as a vital means of attracting graduate talent ... more or comment here

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Are skills gaps and Brexit going to be the downfall of UK businesses?

According to a new report released by The City & Guilds Group they are ... more or comment here 1 comment

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So McWrong, it’s McRight

McDonald’s in Belgium are appealing to students that it’s okay to make mistakes ... more or comment here

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Graduation selfies pose degree fraud threat

Recruiters should be vigilant, with fraudsters able to produce fake degree certificates based on their inclusion in graduation selfies, according to Prospects’ Higher Education Degree Datacheck (HEDD) ... more or comment here

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CIPD People Management Awards 2018: finalists announced

The finalists have been announced for this year’s CIPD People Management Awards, which set out to recognise outstanding and innovative achievements in people management, learning and development ... more or comment here

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Guardian UK 300 for 2018/19: results revealed

GTI has published this year’s Guardian UK 300 rankings ... more or comment here

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SMRS and The Student Room launch Firsthand

Firsthand promises to ‘celebrate the positive and transformational impact of Universities one story at a time’. Dan Beynon, head of education at SMRS, introduces us to their new project ... more or comment here

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Breakfast News – Up close and personal

GTI’s latest Breakfast News event took place at a busy Anthologist, on the subject of ‘Up close and personal’, it focussed on personal data and the GDPR legislation that came into effect on 25 May. ... more or comment here

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The Heist Awards 2018: shortlist announced

The shortlist for the 2018 Heist Awards, organised by Havas People, have been announced in advance of the awards ceremony set to take place on 12th July in Manchester ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Introducing T-Levels. The new kid on the education block.

From 2020, there will be more post-16 education choice than ever ... more or comment here

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Picking Pink Squid’s brains on early talent

The world is changing. As is the early talent market. Here’s what Pink Squid’s top squids have to say on the matter ... more or comment here

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Rolls-Royce partners with Blackbridge Communications

Blackbridge Communications has won a competitive pitch to devise and deliver Rolls-Royce’s end-to-end early talent strategy ... more or comment here

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School Leaver Awards 2018: winners announced

The UK’s top employers for school leavers have been revealed, following the 2018 AllAboutSchoolLeavers Top 100 Employers for School and College Leavers Awards ... more or comment here

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UCAS Media’s student lifestyle report

In this 2018 report, you’ll gain access to a snapshot on students’ views ... more or comment here

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Amberjack win a Fantastic Four Recruiter Awards

Amberjack lead industry as the big winners at the Recruiter Awards ... more or comment here

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Win for Jobsgopublic and Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue at 2018 PPMAs

Jobsgopublic, the first online job board dedicated to the public and not-for-profit sectors, picked up the Best Value for Money Recruitment Campaign award this year’s PPMA Annual Conference and Awards ... more or comment here

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Top of the ‘best student city’ class? Gold star to London.

For the first time, London tops the world’s best student city ... more or comment here

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Recruiter Awards 2018: winners announced

The winners of the 2018 Recruiter Awards have been announced, following a gala awards evening at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel ... more or comment here

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Guardian University Awards 2018: winners announced

Now in their sixth year, the Guardian University Awards recognise the universities that inspire students and transform communities ... more or comment here

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Government welcomes Year of Engineering partnership with Apple

Apple is joining forces with the Year of Engineering 2018 and offering a UK-wide programme of activities for primary and secondary school pupils ... more or comment here

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ASA targeting recruiters who place misleading job adverts for ‘apprenticeships’

A report by Reform claims that employers, particularly in retail, hospitality and fast food, are re-badging low-skilled jobs as apprenticeships in order to claim subsidies for training ... more or comment here

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National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 launched

The National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 have been launched, with the application site now open for entries ... more or comment here

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Graduate and Apprenticeship Bites

A round up of bites from in and around the world of higher education and apprenticeships ... more or comment here

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Apprenticeship levy funds are stockpiling to the tune of £1.28 billion

The Open University (OU) reveals organisations in England have withdrawn only £108 million of the £1.39 billion paid in ... more or comment here

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What Gen Z’s want from a recruitment process and their careers

Dartmouth Partners, a London and Frankfurt based recruitment consultancy, asked over 600 financial services graduates what they’re looking for ... more or comment here

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Guardian University Awards 2018: finalists announced

The Guardian University Awards 2018 finalists have been announced, ahead of the awards ceremony due to take place on 24th April 2018 ... more or comment here

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RCN call for national recruitment campaign as UCAS reveals further fall in nursing applications

UCAS has revealed a serious risk of a second drop in the number of trainee nurses ... more or comment here

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Vodafone's international future jobs programme set to help 10 million young people into work

In the largest initiative of its kind anywhere in the world, Vodafone is asking young people everywhere “What will you be?” ... more or comment here

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TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2018: winners announced

The winners of the 2018 TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards were announced last night, with IBM taking home the Graduate Employer of the Year title ... more or comment here

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ISE Development Awards: winners announced

The Institute of Student Employers (ISE) has announced the winners of its annual Development Awards, which recognise and reward organisations committed to training and developing early talent ... more or comment here

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BT uses virtual reality to recruit top graduate and apprentice talent

When you create more than 1,300 new apprenticeship and graduate opportunities, you have to think big ... more or comment here

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Tackling the skills gap through work experience

The institute of Student Employers (ISE) annual survey shows that graduates who’ve carried out an internship are more likely to have the skills businesses need ... more or comment here

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SMRS: Future Talent – let’s hear it for the boy

Mike Hoffman, Client Partner - New Business and Research at SMRS, talks about driving the message of equality into schools ... more or comment here

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GDPR and its effect on student recruitment

The General Data Protection Regulation will be enforced on 25th May 2018. If you’ve not heard much about it, now’s the time ... more or comment here 1 comment

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School Leaver Awards 2018: finalists revealed

AllAboutSchoolLeavers.co.uk has unveiled the finalists for the 2018 School Leaver Awards, which highlight the top UK employers for school and college leavers ... more or comment here

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CV-Library acquires Education-Jobs.co.uk

CV-Library has announced that it has acquired the Education-Jobs.co.uk website, as it continues to increase its network of 800+ recruitment partners ... more or comment here

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HE Bites

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#NAW2018: Majority of MPs agree apprenticeship minimum wage is not enough to live on

As Apprenticeship Week comes to a close, a survey by the Young Women’s Trust reveals that just one in five MPs think that the apprenticeship minimum wage is enough to live on ... more or comment here

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ISE announces Student Development Conference line-up

Chris Baréz-Brown, author and founder of business consultancy Upping Your Elvis, will be headlining the conference ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: UCAS backs apprenticeships

Mark Wilson, Strategy Manager at UCAS, takes a look at the demand and supply of apprenticeships ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: Theresa May urges students to consider alternatives to university

A recent speech by the Prime Minister, prompted Milkround to review the university vs apprenticeship debate ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: Leadership apprenticeships can get funding too

Many businesses are missing out on training funding for future leaders ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: Demystifying the apprenticeship levy

If you were ever confused about the apprenticeship levy, here are five myth busters to set you straight ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: An apprentice’s view – by Robyn Hodgson

With many thanks to Robyn Hodgson, who’s given up her time to share why she decided to opt for an apprenticeship ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: It’s National Apprenticeship Week… here’s five reasons why they rock

Sue Husband, Director of the National Apprenticeship Service, shares why she thinks there’s never been a better time to take on an apprentice ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: Womble Bond Dickinson LLP: promoting diversity in apprenticeships

Leading transatlantic law firm Womble Bond Dickinson began offering UK apprenticeships in 2014 as a method to diversify the staff it recruits, now it is using the Apprenticeship Levy to introduce new apprenticeships to the firm and plug skills gaps ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: Apprenticeship Bites

Welcome to our round up of bites to coincide with National Apprenticeship Week 2018 ... more or comment here

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#NAW2018: BAME groups are steering clear of apprenticeships in Greater Manchester

Cllr Sean Anstee, GMCA lead for skills, employment and apprenticeships, is keen to promote best opportunities for everyone growing up in Greater Manchester ... more or comment here

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M&S gets ‘Smart’ about early years’ recruitment

M&S have brought on board innovative recruitment service provider, Smart Resourcing Solutions (SRS), to streamline recruitment of early years careers candidates ... more or comment here

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Amberjack to host recruitment masterclasses

A masterclass programme has been developed to give Senior HR, Talent and Recruitment professionals access to the latest insights, innovations and hot topics influencing the world of recruitment ... more or comment here

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Diversity and social mobility headlines this year’s ‘The Big Assembly’ agenda

Can the second careers advice and guidance webinar beat the 10,000-strong audience of last year? ... more or comment here

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ISE Development Awards shortlist announced

The Institute of Student Employers (ISE) has announced the shortlist for its annual Development Awards, which recognise and reward organisations committed to training and developing early talent ... more or comment here

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National Undergraduate Employability Awards 2018 winners announced

The winners of the National Undergraduate Employability Awards have been announced, with a range of employers and universities recognised for their contribution to the undergraduate market ... more or comment here

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"It’s an impactful and sensible HE review we need not a political point scorer…"

Dan Beynon, Head of Education for SMRS, talks to Ri5 about the review of HE funding in England ... more or comment here

A tropical island grad scheme

Sound too good to be true? Not for one lucky graduate thanks to Tourism Fiji and Fiji Airways ... more or comment here

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The Apprenticeship Diversity Champions Network

The Apprenticeship Diversity Champions Network has increased its membership – taking the number of employers committed to apprenticeship diversity to over 40 ... more or comment here

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ISE announces Recruitment Conference 2018 line-up

Professor Steve Peters, consultant psychiatrist and author of the best-selling The Chimp Paradox, will be headlining the conference ... more or comment here

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UCAS application rates indicate a strong demand for UK Higher Education

UCAS shares the numbers of undergraduate applications processed ahead of the January 15th deadline ... more or comment here 1 comment

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PepsiCo call for graduates to identify the next big trend in food and drink

PepsiCo have launched PepsiCo Go 2018, which will see graduates from across Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa identifying the next big trend in food and beverages ... more or comment here

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Unpaid internships. Work experience at what cost?

In a recent report published by the Sutton Trust, it examines the cost of an internship in both London and Manchester ... more or comment here

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The UCAS 2017 equalities data is out

A new report has been released which gives detailed equalities statistics for individual universities and colleges around the UK ... more or comment here

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Ri5 apprenticeships special

Find out about apprenticeships at BMW, KPMG, EY, BAE Systems and Co-op Insurance, and what Tower Hamlets is doing to help young people get the training they need to get into work ... more or comment here

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Nationwide introduces unique new assessment for graduates and apprentices

A revolutionary new way of recruiting has been adopted by Nationwide, as it puts prospective candidates through a series of logical and problem solving exercises to assess relevant behaviours in an escape room challenge ... more or comment here

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The National Apprenticeship Awards 2017 winners are announced

In a glittering ceremony held last night, there was much to applaud. Here are some of the highlights from the evening ... more or comment here

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Ri5’s industry predictions for 2018

Here’s what some of the industry’s movers and shakers have to say. ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Shock results, as graduate recruitment at the UK’s top employers falls

‘The Graduate Market in 2018’* by High Fliers Research was carried out in December 2017 and published some unexpected results ... more or comment here

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Businesses still in the dark over apprenticeships

According to a new survey by the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LLCI) more than a third of London businesses say their company is not aware of the new apprenticeship funding arrangements ... more or comment here

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Graduate jobs market to expand in 2018

According to a report by the Institute of Student Employers (ISE), employers expect to increase their graduate job vacancies by 11% this year, marking a return to double-digit growth ... more or comment here

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Graduate Promotions becomes part of Havas People

Havas People have completed the acquisition of Graduate Promotions ... more or comment here 1 comment

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CIPD: 53% of employers paying apprenticeship levy would rather have a training levy

Of those employers currently paying the apprenticeship levy, more than half would prefer a more general training levy ... more or comment here

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A shaky start for the Office for Students (OFS)

Dan Beynon, Head of Education for SMRS, takes time out to share his views around the Toby Young debacle and his hopes for the future ... more or comment here

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The Month in HE

Our round-up of the latest news and announcements from the world of graduate and early-years talent ... more or comment here

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New universities regulator comes into force

The Office for Students legally comes into force to hold universities to account and promote students interests ... more or comment here 2 comments

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ISE announces student recruitment conference line-up

The Institute of Student Employers (ISE) has announced the line-up for its annual Student Recruitment Showcase event ... more or comment here

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Jobsgopublic's round-up of 2017

The team at jobsgopublic share their round-up of 2017, including campaigns, awards, events and new faces ... more or comment here

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