Angela Scale is one of the ESFA’s Product Managers in the Apprenticeship Service. Angela talks about how the launch of an application programming interface (API) for end-point assessment organisations will support the service as it grows.
Chris Dry and James Fisk from ESFA’s Academies and Maintained Schools directorate (AMSD) describe how they have used a prototyping tool to transform the Academies Financial Handbook into a digital product.
I started out as a business administration apprentice and now I help to design the online apprenticeship service.
Chris Davies, an Apprentice Engagement Adviser in the National Apprenticeship Service, talks about partnering with UCAS – one of the ways in which the service is helping to promote employer apprenticeship vacancies.
Paul Rushton, ESFA’s Head of Contracting and Payments, talks about how the ESFA is making payment information easier for training providers to understand.
31 July 2019 marks one year to go until all remaining apprenticeship frameworks are withdrawn. From 1 August 2020 all new apprenticeship starts will be on the high-quality, reformed apprenticeship standards. Find out more from Annabel Basford .
Val Hubbard is a lead product owner for the National Careers Service – she’s part of the live service which is focused on developing digital services for customers and front-line staff. Val tells us what it’s like working at the …
Alex Morris, Head of Apprenticeship Quality Assurance at the Institute for Apprenticeships & Technical Education (the Institute), talks about a new framework for assuring the quality of apprenticeship assessments. We at the Institute know that end-point assessment is of huge …
Lydia Carvill, junior user researcher at the ESFA, talks about her journey into user research.
Rob Sparks, Product Manager, from the Funding Transformation Programme talks about running a hack day.
This month we will be celebrating our dads everywhere as part of Father’s Day on 16 June. Niall Geraghty is an Apprenticeship Operations Advisor for the Apprenticeship Service and tells us how his dad inspired him