The Government aims to create three million apprenticeships by 2020 to help address the nation's skill shortage. In order to encourage and motivate businesses to participate in getting young people into apprenticeships, the Government have introduced the Apprenticeship Levy Payment, this came into effect in April 2017. So how does the Apprenticeship Levy work? CASCAID have produced … Continue reading So how does the Apprenticeship Levy work?
Register now for your free* place at the CASCAID ‘Careers Guidance’ event and join us to explore new ways to deliver your statutory duty for careers guidance, measure impact & outcomes of your careers programme and gain top tips for maximising your careers guidance activity. With just over a week to the event, places are limited, … Continue reading With the careers climate rapidly evolving, how can you best prepare to support young people?
Kudos has a brand new design, including improved navigation and functionality to our user-friendly interface with lots more support and information to help the exploration of careers and post-16 options. To help you and your students make the most of the updated Kudos, we will be running a series of exclusive product demonstrations dedicated to guiding … Continue reading Sign up for a Kudos Demonstration
Exciting news! Kudos has been updated as part of our ongoing commitment to provide young people, teachers and advisers with the best services to inspire and deliver careers guidance. Kudos has a brand new design, including improved navigation and functionality to our user-friendly interface with lots more support and information to help the exploration of careers … Continue reading New updates to Kudos
The NHS is currently experiencing nationwide staffing shortages, particularly in various key roles. In order to try and attract a wider pool of new recruits, two new exciting entry routes into NHS careers have been recently unveiled. The degree apprenticeship route The Nursing Associate route I have already written a blog post introducing the new … Continue reading New pathways into the NHS – Degree Apprenticeships and Nursing Associates
It is ‘busy, busy, busy’ here at CASCAID as we get ready to launch our newly updated version of Kudos on Thursday 1st June. We’re all excited; it’s looking great! At the same time, it is business as usual, as we continue to provide young people, teachers and advisers with the best services to inspire … Continue reading ‘Kudos supports our CEIAG programme’ say Horizon Community College
The election is only two weeks away now, but what exactly are the main parties saying on the subject of education? What would a change of government mean for our education system? Not many of us have the time to trawl through each party manifesto, and so I have completed the task for you – … Continue reading Education – what are the main parties promising?
Cyber security is very much in the news – whether it be our own personal information and online safety, or the very integrity of governments and democratic elections, it seems we all need to be aware of the dangers facing us within the cyber realm. After all, if an organisation as wealthy and powerful as … Continue reading Cyber Security – in safe hands?
Did you know that the data generated by students when using online careers resources is invaluable when deciding what careers events to put on and it can also help quantify the impact that your resources are having upon your students? It’s no good having your students looking at information on a career that doesn’t exist anymore, … Continue reading Ensuring value for money, time and effort
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