Justine Greening calls for ‘army of skilled young people’

Businesses in England are being urged by the government to create a post-Bexit “army of skilled young people”. Education Secretary Justine Greening is set to call for firms to back […]

CAREER COLLEGES TRUST CELEBRATES ITS THIRD YEAR

The Career Colleges Trust held its third Annual Conference yesterday, celebrating the growth and success of its network. 20 Career Colleges will be open around the country by the end […]

Mark and Roger Dawe: Big guns who see eye to eye on FE’s future

Having spent their careers in leading roles within the further education sector, this father and son discuss policy change and the secrets of harmony. When Mark Dawe was head of […]

APPRENTICESHIPS MINISTER VISITS LONDON’S FIRST HOSPITALITY CAREER COLLEGE

London South East Colleges’ showcased its pioneering Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College today, hosting a visit for the Minister of State for Apprenticeships and Skills, the Rt Hon Robert […]

FE Week | Encouraging more girls to set foot in the digital world

Julia Von Klonowski looks at how girls could be encouraged into a broader range of digital-related careers.   Education, at its best, should allow everyone to have independence of decision, […]

baytvliverpool.com | Ernst gets creative with L20 Hotel School Students

South African born chef Ernst Van Zyl was the latest industry pioneer to excite students at Hugh Baird College’s L20 Hotel School last night when he played guest chef for […]

The Independent | RAF careers: Pioneering college offers teenagers chance to train for Royal Air Force jobs

by Richard Garner Teenagers will be offered the opportunity to train to work in the RAF at a pioneering college to be opened in September. The Air and Defence Career […]

FE Week | Time to get proactive in order to promote vocational training

Luke Johnson says colleges should be more proactive about publicising the benefits of vocational training to their communities, with help from employers. Time and time again employers like myself will […]

Harrow Times | Building Successful Careers

Leading Employers back Harrow College with the UK’s first Business and Professional Services Career College. A group of leading employers joined former Education Secretary Lord Baker at Harrow College, to […]

Harrow Times | Former Politician Lord Baker Opens Colleges

Former Education Secretary Lord Baker launched two pioneering Career Colleges when he opened Harrow College’s new £6.5m Enterprise Centre Guests received tours of the building as well as hearing from […]