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Career Opportunity Talent Acquisition Partner Apprentices Interim - Mars


Mars are currently recruiting for a part time Talent Acquisition Partner to play a key role in delivering the Apprentiship talent agenda. This crucial…

New funding rules update


Apprenticeship funding rules - August 2018 to July 2019, summary of changes

University of Lincoln’s Sharon Green receives a Senior Fellowship from the Higher Education Academy


Sharon Green, Deputy Head for Apprenticeships and Business Partnerships at University of Lincoln received a Senior Fellowship from the Higher Educatio…

UK's first degree apprenticeship in Food Engineering


The University of Lincoln's National Centre for Food Manufacturing is offering the UK's first degree apprenticeship in Food Engineering.

Work gets underway on a successor Food and Drink Action Plan


Cabinet Secretary for Energy, Planning and Rural Affairs Lesley Griffiths has today confirmed that work is already underway with the Food and Drink Wa…

Upcoming review of crucial benchmark industry standards


Involvement from food businesses is required for an upcoming review of crucial benchmark industry standards, which will help support the aims of the S…

£7.3m EU-backed package to boost Wales’ food sector


Ahead of the Royal Welsh Show, a £7.3m EU-backed package to help address skills gaps and assist businesses in the food and agriculture sector develop…

Widespread business involvement vital to setting new bedrock standards for UK food and drink sector says industry skills academy


Industry skills body the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink is urging food businesses across the UK to have their say on the review of build…

Leadership and Management Apprenticeships Funding: Band Review Consultation


On behalf of the Institute for Apprenticeships (IfA), the Department of Education (DfE) is currently reviewing the funding bands for the Leadership &a…

Calling industry experts – apprentices need your help


The new apprenticeship standards now include end-point assessments at the end of the apprenticeship. Occupational Awards Limited (OAL) are now seekin…