November 24, 2017
The number of workers starting apprenticeships has fallen by 59% since the government introduced an apprenticeship levy earlier this year.
Companies have to pay a 0.5% levy on their annual pay bill, but only if it’s over £3m, with the money going into a digital account...
135,000 apprentices in England are being paid less than the apprentices’ minimum wage, the TUC has found.
The national minimum wage for apprentices under 19 and those in the first year of their apprenticeship is just £3.50 an hour. But today’s figures show 1 in 7 (15%)...
October 9, 2017
Summary of key findings This is a good provider
Apprentices and learners on vocational courses develop skills that prepare them well for progression to the next steps of learning or employment.
A high proportion of learners aged 16 to 18 and access to higher educatio...