Apprenticeship Scheme

Want to Go Places but Not University? - Don't Follow the Crowd

Fiona McBride | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Fiona McBride

Thursday is the day school leavers have been anticipating and dreading since the end of exams all those months ago. A-Level results day is here and it's time to make those vital decisions about where to go next.

We Need to Realise That Apprentices Are an Investment

Tim Campbell | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Tim Campbell

Memories of the past are often forgotten quite easily though and as the Mayor of London Boris Johnson's Apprenticeship Ambassador I hanker for the days when the tagline an apprentice was not solely synonymous with a TV programme or seen as a second tier route for those not able to make it through the 'normal' academic route.

Starbucks To Launch Own 'University' In Recruitment Drive

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Coffee giant Starbucks is not only launching a recruitment drive to hire 1,000 students, the company is also offering to train them to a level 3 quali...

Half Of Year 10 Pupils Left Without Career Advice

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Less than half of Year 10 pupils receive advice on post-exam options, a survey has revealed. The research, for the Association of Colleges (AoC), h...