New report shows that apprenticeships are failing young people, leaving them in debt, and out of work.
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.
With 37% of students and graduates who planned on starting a new job or career within 12 months, saying they hoped to work for an SME – now is the time to attract the best talent, or risk missing out, according to The Health Insurance Group.
Shocking figures reveal extent of confusion, scepticism and unawareness surrounding apprenticeship levy.
A new report released to mark the midway point in the Government’s apprenticeship target has found that two in five apprentices spend more money completing their apprenticeship than they earn – and women face an eight per cent gender pay gap.
Combining apprenticeships with the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award can lead to enhanced soft skills and retention.
The eighth National Apprenticeship Week takes place this week (9 to 13 March 2015). The Week will celebrate apprenticeships and the positive impact they have on individuals, businesses and the wider economy. The overarching theme for this year is a challenge to us all to think about what we really know about apprenticeships. Every day will…
Despite the rise in companies offering apprenticeships, new research from Monster.co.uk reveals that there are still many misconceptions on the topic. According to the research, over half (56%) of the population has never considered an apprenticeship, with 75 per cent believing the positions are solely aimed at 17 to 21 year olds. 48% also think…
LoveLocalJobs.com has launched a new apprenticeship scheme to help young people find rewarding careers.