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‘Build the Future’ announced as theme for National Apprenticeship Week 2021
“Build the Future” is the theme for NAW2021, taking place between 8 and 14 February 2021, aiming to encourage everyone to consider how apprenticeships help individuals to build the skills and knowledge required for a rewarding career. The 14th annual week-long celebration of apprenticeships, taking place across England, will showcase the impact apprenticeships can have on communities, local businesses and regional economies and how they all benefit from the impact of apprenticeships.…
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81 new apprentices for housebuilder Redrow
Redrow is welcoming 81 new apprentices to the business, bringing the number of people across stages of their apprenticeship or graduate training scheme with the national housebuilder to nearly 300. According to Show House, this equates to around 15% of Redrow’s entire workforce trade, administration, technical and commercial roles. The latest cohort of 81 trade apprentices will be enrolled on traditional programmes such as electrical, bricklaying, carpentry and plumbing, as…
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Apprentice trio land permanent jobs at Fife plant
Three ExxonMobil apprentices have secured full-time jobs at the Fife Ethylene Plant in Scotland. Ross Drummond, 25, from Kirkcaldy; Daniel Scobbie, 23, from Bonnybridge; and Zoe Smith, 21, from Lundin Links, have earned their places at the plant after completing a four-year apprenticeship scheme, reports Fife Today. Ross trained as an electrical technician, Daniel studied instrument maintenance and Zoe studied mechanical maintenance. Ross and Daniel studied at Forth Valley College…