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Kickstart Scheme Opens for Employer Applications

As part of the government’s Plan for Jobs, a new £2 billion Kickstart Scheme will create hundreds of thousands of new, fully subsidised jobs for young people across the country.

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Employers Encouraged to Sign Up for Apprentice Cash Boost

Employers of all sizes are being invited to apply for generous cash incentives to help them take on new apprentices and get more people into work, Apprenticeships and Skills Minister, Gillian Keegan has announced today (1 September).

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£8m Programme to Boost Pupil and Teacher Wellbeing

Schools and colleges will benefit from a new multi-million training programme run by mental health experts, to help improve how they respond to the emotional impact of the coronavirus pandemic on their students and staff.

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In My View - Teacher Assessed Grades to be Used

I’d like to wish the very best of luck to everyone getting their GCSE grades today. It may feel as if the eyes of the nation are on you but, whatever the noise in the media may be doing, I hope each and every one of you gets the grades you need to move onto your next set of ambitions.

Over £19million to Upgrade 19 Colleges in South West

More than 180 colleges will receive a share of £200 million to begin immediate work from this September to repair and refurbish buildings and campuses so they continue to be great places to learn for the local communities they serve. Yeovil College is set to receive £530,115.