Education News

Girls Allowed Engineering Apprenticeship launches in Thames Valley

After National Apprenticeship Week kicked off on Monday, 3 March 2014, Thames Valley training provider ATG Training is hoping to change the way young women view careers in engineering.

Published: 12:21 Mon 03 Mar 2014

Nearly half (48%) of businesses in the East of England plan to take on apprentices in the next five years, according to new research released today to mark the start of National Apprenticeship Week.

Published: 09:55 Thu 27 Feb 2014

Students looking to start university or college this autumn can now use UCAS Extra to try and secure an offer if they’ve been unsuccessful so far.

Published: 15:50 Thu 27 Feb 2014

The proportion of young people aged 16-24 not in education, employment or training (NEET) is the lowest it has been since 2008 – figures for the final quarter of last year show. Today’s statistics

Published: 09:00 Fri 23 Aug 2013

Work experience can be an opportunity to try out a career you’re interested in, a way of making contacts in your chosen field, or – if you get really lucky – a fast-track to your dream job.