Tags: apprenticeship levy

Government urged to remove barriers to employer investment in apprenticeships

According to the City & Guilds Group, an overwhelming 92 per cent of levy-paying employers want to see greater flexibility in how they can spend their apprenticeship allowance.

Are businesses and workers still failing to understand the Apprenticeship Levy?

New research shows that large numbers of employees and businesses still know nothing about the Apprenticeship Levy.

Skills needs must now drive reforms for apprentices

Three quarters of businesses expect to increase the number of high-skilled roles over the coming years, but 61 per cent fear that there will be a lack of sufficiently skilled people to fill them, according to the 2017 CBI/Pearson Education and Skills Survey. The survey of 344 companies highlighted that 62 per cent see strong…