We’re Hiring: Evaluation Co-ordinator

Evaluation Coordinator Part-time / Flexible hours available PAYE (although freelancers would be considered) 12-month fixed term contract £20k per annum pro rata Closing date: 17th September Interviews: w/b 24th September t.b.c. Potential Start Date: October   This post is supported with funding from the Key Fund Enterprise. For more information...

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We are Hiring: Trainer / Assessor in Creative & Digital Media & Digital Marketer Apprenticeships: role now called Development Coach

Trainer / Assessor in Creative & Digital Media & Digital Marketer Apprenticeships: role now called Development Coach   Full-time & part-time hours available PAYE (although freelancers would be considered) 12-month fixed term contract initially which will be extended upon satisfactory progress reviews. £25-28k per annum dependent on experience   Closing...

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How to access levy funding for apprenticeships.

Government funding rules for the apprenticeship levy changed for small business benefit. In May 2017 the government brought in a new scheme called the Apprenticeship Levy. Now you may already be very familiar with this scheme or it may be a completely new term to you. Recently, when explaining this...

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Masterclasses, Professionals and awesome contacts; what makes us Digital training specialists

What makes us Digital, Creative and Marketing specialists. Yep: bold claim but good reasons for saying so: Firstly: It’s all we offer. Well we do some business administration as well but everything else is some form of a Creative, Digital or Marketing apprenticeship. And we do everything – from working...

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Life of an apprentice: Digital Marketing Apprentice Lisa Voss keeps us updated with her time at Formation Media.

A few months ago we published a blog about the first three months of Lisa Voss's Digital Marketing Apprenticeship at digital marketing and website design agency Formation Media. Lisa has continued to send us a diary of her time at Formation media. Read them below: March 2018 – Lisa Voss...

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Launch of the Promote WBL Platform

Understanding the future of training with a new digital platform Widening the Gate is part of our Erasmus + funded project Promote WBL. This is an online learning platform for teachers, tutors, coaches and mentors who work with young people. It’s all about helping those professionals better understand Work Based...

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Diversity & Work Based Learning: Stories about some of our European work

Is Diversity at work an issue? Diversity & Inclusion: Is a bit of an issue getting the workforce of the creative and cultural industries to reflect the makeup of its audiences and customers. As an industry we are incredibly open to ideas but if we truly look at our industry...

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Employer Case Study: Eastnor Pottery

Employer Jon Williams from Eastnor Pottery talks about his experience hiring and training apprentices We like to make sure what we do as a training provider is right for employers and the apprentices we work with. One of the ways we do this is to speak to employers about their...

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Employer Case Study: The Mighty Creatives

We talk with Rosanna Cant the communications manager for the Mighty Creatives about being an employer of apprentices. We like to make sure what we do as a training provider is right for employers and the apprentices we work with. One of the ways we do this is to speak...

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Apprentice Speaks: Jordan Walker – Hard Working apprentices get success.

Home Grown Creative, Digital & Marketing Talent As part of our ongoing campaign to speak to apprentices, past, present and future to tell the stories of how Creative Alliance is allowing talent to forge the career they deserve. Jordan Walker’s story is an example of how organisations have worked together...

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