Career Development Activities in Schools Foster Success

Career Development Activities in Schools Foster Success

In 2011 iCeGS at the University of Derby published a paper (for a North American audience) which summarised the research evidence pointing to the importance of CEIAG. The authors (Tristram Hooley, John Marriott and James P. Sampson, Jr) focused on the positive impact...
Mind the Gap ~ Future Skills for Growth

Mind the Gap ~ Future Skills for Growth

The UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) published the results of a major enquiry into future skills needs in 2010.  This was the first national Strategic Skills Audit for England.  It was intended to  provides “insight and foresight on skill needs and...
Travelodge’s first junior management apprentices graduate

Travelodge’s first junior management apprentices graduate

The first class of apprentices from Travelodge’s budget hotel management apprenticeship programme have all graduated and joined the chain as hotel managers. Travelodge launched its two-year Junior Managament Programme – or JuMP –  the first of its kind in the sector...
Rolls-Royce seeks new apprentices for Goodwood plant

Rolls-Royce seeks new apprentices for Goodwood plant

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced that the company is seeking candidates for its Apprenticeship Programme. The successful applicants will join the programme in August 2014, working alongside skilled craftspeople in leather, wood, paint, engineering and assembly...