Tag: apprentice

New Degree Apprenticeship route into Teaching

New Degree Apprenticeship route into Teaching

The Department for Education has announced that a teaching degree apprenticeship will available within the next two years. This opens up a new, exciting pathway into teaching, as the government attempt to close the deficit in new recruits. From April this year, large schools (and other large businesses), have begun paying the ‘apprenticeship levy’. And … Continue reading New Degree Apprenticeship route into Teaching

A big welcome to Laura, our new apprentice!

A big welcome to Laura, our new apprentice!

Hello! My name is Laura Jeffrey and I am the newest member of the CASCAID team, working as an Apprentice Research Assistant. Even though this is my first week working at CASCAID, I have thoroughly enjoyed it. I decided to become an apprentice instead of choosing the more traditional route of going to university after completing … Continue reading A big welcome to Laura, our new apprentice!

National Apprenticeship Week – Choosing an Apprenticeship

As National Apprenticeship Week turns the spotlight onto Apprenticeships, we’ve been exploring some of the choices that Apprenticeships offer. The word ‘Apprentice’ or ‘Apprenticeship’ means different things to different people. Many will instantly conjure images of Sir Alan Sugar in the boardroom. Others see a young person working in a ‘traditional’ industry such as engineering, … Continue reading National Apprenticeship Week – Choosing an Apprenticeship