2016 Bristol & Bath Apprenticeship Awards – the winners!

Congratulations to all the winners of the Bath & Bristol Apprenticeship Awards who collected their awards at a glitzy gala dinner at the Bristol Marriott Hotel on Thursday 19th May, hosted by Alex Lovell, BBC Bristol’s female news anchor on the nightly regional TV news programme, ‘Points West’. The top award, Apprentice of the Year went to Jamie Renee-Cooke, who … Continue reading 2016 Bristol & Bath Apprenticeship Awards – the winners!

SGS College reaches record number of apprenticeship vacancies

SGS College has reached a record-high number of apprenticeship vacancies, offering 87 positions, available via the apprenticeship vacancy website. Apprenticeships on offer include accounting, business administration, supply chain management, customer service and more. SGS has gone from strength to strength since being formed in 2011. The apprenticeship provision has been particularly successful, with an intake … Continue reading SGS College reaches record number of apprenticeship vacancies

Weston College reaches 100 apprenticeship pledges in just 25 days!

Weston College has successfully met its target of obtaining 100 apprenticeship pledges from local businesses in only 25 days! On 15th February 2016, the College set a challenging target to encourage business to pledge to create 100 new apprenticeship places, and get 100 people in North Somerset and beyond to register to become apprentices, in … Continue reading Weston College reaches 100 apprenticeship pledges in just 25 days!

Network Rail’s Recruitment Open Day

The Western Route, from Paddington to Penzance and South Wales is undergoing the largest Railway Infrastructure Investment since Victorian times. You can be a part of this transformation. There are jobs available in Bristol, Gloucester and other areas. Be part of the Advance Apprenticeship Scheme. Still accepting applications for September 2016 recruitment.  Open day poster V1.0

The national minimum wage rate for apprentices will increase from £3.30 to £3.40 from October 1.

The announcement was made by Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, in a written statement to parliament this morning, the first day on National Apprenticeship Week 2016. He explained that the Low Pay Commission’s 2016 report made the recommendation for the apprenticeship increase. The government plans to fulfull along with all … Continue reading The national minimum wage rate for apprentices will increase from £3.30 to £3.40 from October 1.

Reach your potential with an apprenticeship at Knightstone Housing

Knightstone Housing are true believers of adding social value to the work that they do, and apprenticeships are just one way that they do this. These roles have given these young people the skills and confidence to step into the world of work, no matter what their background. In this film, apprentices at Knightstone housing … Continue reading Reach your potential with an apprenticeship at Knightstone Housing