Tags: apprenticeships

Brexit concern over filling technical roles as apprentice and graduate jobs rise by nearly a third

Will Brexit impact the filling of the ever increasing number of graduate and apprentice roles?

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…

Bob Soper-Dyer – Apprenticeship schemes need to take a wider view

Bob-Soper-Dyer is head of apprenticeship programmes at BT Group. He is responsible for all matters associated to the governance and compliance of BT’s diverse apprenticeship programmes. While dealing with all external bodies relating to audits and inspections, such as Ofsted, Bob also deals with all Government agencies on policy and structure for employer type apprenticeships. While managing the BT apprenticeship internal delivery team and compliance operations, Bob is also responsible for all external relationships in relation to BT apprenticeships.