• DfE 'plain sloppy' at policing apprenticeship minimum wage adverts

    Providers on the government’s apprenticeship search site are not being effectively policed to ensure they advertise legal wages – and the shadow skills minister has accused it of being “plain sloppy”. The apprenticeship national minimum wage is rising from £3.50 to £3.70 per hour in April, but FE Week has discovered that this detail is

    12.00 Mar. 2nd, 2018 | News

  • All-party parliamentary group on apprenticeships calls for pay reform

    Pay for apprentices should be far more flexible, increasing in line with their experience and level of qualification, the all-party parliamentary group on apprenticeships has recommended. The APPG is launching its annual report this afternoon, in a House of Commons event attended by the new apprenticeships and skills minister Anne Milton, and her shadow Gordon

    16.00 Jul. 11th, 2017 | News