Employers could find apprenticeships an ideal way of testing and selecting the best candidates.
Staffordshire County Council is to invest £860,000 into schemes with Stafford Borough Council to help support programmes to assist businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
A survey has revealed that 42% of 16 to 21-year-olds are now more likely to consider an apprenticeship than before the pandemic began.
This week is a very good time for construction sector employers to think how to capture the talent that is out there.
There is a growing awareness in the UK that apprenticeships have the potential to help the country fill a growing number of skills gaps.
England’s apprenticeship levy has failed on every measure, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has said in a statement.
Apprenticeships are expected to be essential for the UK’s energy sector to meet the growing demand for people with the skills to develop and progress the country’s green economy.