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Schools Have To Allow A Range Of Education And Training Providers To Access Pupils.

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What is known as the ‘Baker clause’, which is part of the Technical and Further Education Bill, means that schools now have to allow a range of education and training providers to access pupils. The Bill was passed yesterday and now brings into law that pupils aged 13 – 18 must have available to them contact with FE and training ... Read More »

Are You Obsessed About Going Straight To Work After Uni?

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The out-going head of Ucas, Mary Curnock Cook has cautioned against the ‘career-driven mentality that many students have when choosing a degree’. Whilst Ms Curnock Cook believes that higher education is the “best option” open to young people, she also argues that “you get the best out of a university experience when you study something that just sets your brain on fire. ... Read More »

UK Skills Shortage Occupation 11 Civil Engineer

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This is the eleventh instalment in a series of blogs that provide information on occupational roles that employers struggle to fill. In this article we take a look at the role of civil engineer. What does a civil engineer do? Civil engineers work in several industries including: Construction Oil and gas Mining Within these industries there are many types of ... Read More »

Applied To Uni But Don’t Want To Go?

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If you’ve applied to uni but don’t want to go, you might be feeling a bit stressed right now. Rest assured that that you will not be the only young person in the UK to have applied to uni and changed your mind – or maybe you never wanted to go at all. Obviously the first thing that you’ve got ... Read More »

UK Skills Shortage Occupation 10 Cyber Security Specialist

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This is the fifth instalment of a series of blogs that provide information on occupational roles that employers struggle to fill. In this article we take a look at the role of the cyber-security specialist. There are regional differences in the skills and occupations where employers are experiencing shortages and throughout this series we will endeavour to provide information on ... Read More »

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