Diner Goes Digital Thanks to Vocational Training

Diner goes digital, thanks to vocational training.

This Week’s National Apprenticeship Week and we decided to pay a visit to Georgie’s Diner, one of our Apprenticeship Employers in Pyle, Bridgend. Georgie’s Diner was recently featured on The One Show and has been awarded South Wales Regional Winner of the 2017 Britain’s Best Cafe Awards. We spoke to Managing Director Hayley Grant, who’s due to […]

What Adult Learners Week Means To Me

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As you may have seen on social media, it’s #AdultLearnersWeek this week and I thought I’d personally celebrate it, as it means so much to me within my Marketing role. Not only has it given me the opportunity I currently have, but without the Employability Skills Programme, I may have never overcome barriers to starting […]

Helping Adults Back Into Work

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Caerphilly based social enterprise Graig Rhosyn Cleaning Services have highly praised the Welsh Government funded Employability Skills Programme, which they’ve accessed through training provider Itec Skills and Employment in celebration of #AdultLearnersWeek. Adult Learners Week is an annual learning festival, celebrating the achievements of those participating in programmes and events whilst raising awareness of the […]

Sammy-Jo Panacci Winner Of Young Adult Award 2018

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Sammy has battled many personal barriers which were hindering her progression in life. Despite leaving school with a good range of GCSEs, she spent her teenage years supporting her dad, and younger sisters following her parents’ break up. “It was hard. I would be cooking, cleaning and washing after school and then revising for my […]

New Apprenticeship Employer Incentive Programme

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From 1st August 2017 the Welsh Government’s Apprenticeship Employer Incentive Programme is available to support SME’s to recruit apprentices aged 16-19.  This will help provide individuals and employers with the skills needed and help to prevent skills shortages. To access the programme you must  be an SME who is new to apprenticeships or have not recruited […]