Tags: Special edition

James Marsh: Government plans to boost apprenticeships must focus on quality, not just quantity

On Friday (21 August) Prime Minister David Cameron outlined the Government plans to increase the number of quality apprenticeships across England and give businesses a say on how they are run and what they offer. Employers across the country will be asked for their views on the introduction of an apprenticeship levy set to be…

Elizabeth Hunt: “So what’s an apprenticeship?!”

The school leaver market is evolving. With the government committed to delivering three million apprenticeships by 2020 and a record number of 872,000 enrolled apprentices in the UK right now, training schemes are offering school leavers the opportunity to enter sectors that were once reserved for university graduates only. The challenge is ensuring those who…

HRreview’s focus week on workplace wellbeing and stress begins!

HRreview has embarked on another of it’s popular focus week’s on the key HR issues affecting practitioners across the UK. This week we turn our attention to the state of workplace wellbeing and stress. Our latest special edition focuses on the innovations, trends and challenges facing human resources and occupational health practitioners in implementing wellbeing…