Morning all, hoping the weekend went well for you?
Here is some of the latest local and National news, events and resources for you.
Please note that our next Summer WTPN Quarterly meeting is on Friday 22nd June, Engineers House, please contact me here to reserve your place, so far we have Ofsted, WECA and the Apprenticeship Ambassadors coming to speak.....
Forums: Are the right people from your teams signed up, here is the latest post from an adviser at 1625ip, can you
Providers can now submit requests for increases to 16 to 18 traineeships and adult education budget contract values for the 2017 to 2018 funding year. Completed growth request forms must be sent to Provider.PerformanceManagement@education.gov.uk and provider managers before 5pm on Wednesday, 2 May. For further information, please refer to version 3 of the adult education budget funding and performance management rules 2017 to 2018. A recap of the apprenticeship levy transfer
The news comes just days after the chancellor Philip Hammond admitted to Parliament that he had expected the apprenticeship levy would usher in a fall in starts – but not quite to this extent.
There were 25,400 starts in the first month of 2018 – down 11,300 from January 2017’s provisional total of 36,700, according to the Education and Skills Funding Agency’s monthly apprenticeship statistics update, published April 19.
The latest figures represent a bigger proportiona
Resource on our website (specifically for education providers) here, and other information from JISC below. Also here is a really good document outlining some of the important bits we need to think about as providers from our colleagues in the Gloucester Network.....and some slides kindly passed on from AELP
Here is again some practical resources and advice to help you prepare for the new GDPR legislation, which replaces the Data Protection Act and will come into effect in
It wasnt long ago that we held a successful workshop for Ofsted Nominee's, I have received a request from a member to put another member of staff on a workshop, is this of interest to you? Is there another member of your team thaty would like to be trained? Please contact me here if this is of interest
16 to 19 study programmes: guide for providers Information for education and training providers on the planning and delivery of study programmes. Added new guidance for the 2018 to 2019 academic year.The 2017 to 2018 guidance remains valid until the end of the current academic year.