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Degree Apprenticeship Update – full ‘Phase 2 ‘list of career titles covered!

Degree Apprenticeship Update – full ‘Phase 2 ‘list of career titles covered!

Information on Degree Apprenticeships is often quite hard to locate. A one-stop place to go, is sadly lacking. So I will do my best over the coming weeks and months to put together what I can for you. To start with, here is some information regarding the second phase of apprenticeships that are being offered (apologies for the long list) The … Continue reading Degree Apprenticeship Update – full ‘Phase 2 ‘list of career titles covered!

Apprenticeships – Still the poor relation?

Apprenticeships – Still the poor relation?

Apprenticeship is very much a buzz word when it comes to world of employment and career guidance. We are constantly being informed and involved in discussions about how they constitute a wonderful new pathway into the world of work, and that the routinely fed conveyor belt into university will become less crowded than we have … Continue reading Apprenticeships – Still the poor relation?

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!

CASCAiD introduces a new apprentice!

At CASCAiD, we have recently employed an apprentice in our Customer Service Team. We have decided to showcase Liam’s journey as an Apprentice to highlight how learning and gaining experience in a workplace can help young people to build up valuable skills, experience and knowledge. Liam Faulkner is completing a Business Administration Apprenticeship at CASCAiD … Continue reading CASCAiD introduces a 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

National Apprenticeship Week

National Apprenticeship Week (NAW), from 11th-15th March 2013, is designed to celebrate Apprenticeships and the positive impact they can have on individuals and businesses. The aim of NAW is to raise the profile of Apprenticeships amongst employers, individuals, teachers, parents and the media. The theme of this year’s NAW is 'Apprenticeships Deliver'. NAW wants to demonstrate how … Continue reading National Apprenticeship Week