Employers: How to recruit your apprentices using the ‘Find an apprenticeship’ service

  Recruit an apprentice allows both levy paying employers and training providers to advertise on Find an apprenticeship (FAA). We are members of the vacancy services team and user research team at the apprenticeship service.  We are responsible for ensuring …

‘Quick, intuitive, easy’: How we have improved apprenticeship service applications for end-point assessment organisations

We are launching a new digital system to improve the process for end-point assessment organisations (EPAOs) submitting applications to assess apprenticeship standards. The learning requirements for standards are set out in an assessment plan. We know from feedback from users that …

Risky business – how delivery manager Andrew Howe’s approach to risk affects his life in and out of the apprentice service

This year I will be racing my Ducati 959 Panigale bike in the British Superbikes Ducati Trioptions Cup, so I am used to risk. Whether I am racing or running the replica environment for the apprenticeship service, I have a …

Why is a careers service Digital First?

For this blog we are handing over to our colleague Joe Billington, director of the National Careers Service (NCS) on how, just like the apprenticeship service, the NCS has adopted a digital first approach. The mission statement for the National …