Apprenticeship insight for employers
Read our blog for news, opinion and case studies that help employers better understand high-quality apprenticeship programmes.
Small businesses are often told about financial incentives for employing young people as apprentices, but there is very rarely any mention of employer National Insurance contributions. This has to change, as it is the best incentive for both the employer and...
SupplyTrain is supporting the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) develop the digital apprenticeship service so that it works for small businesses - and we need your help! From April 2019, all employers that want to take on apprentices, will use a digital...
SupplyTrain has joined forces with Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership to develop a LEP Apprenticeship Marketing Campaign that will raise awareness of apprenticeships with SME employers, 14-24 year olds and parents. The LEP Apprenticeship Marketing...
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