By Jarrod Dilley
24 January 2017
I'm a student currently studying a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism at Loughborough College. I'm really looking forward to completing my qualification and starting a career within the hospitality industry. Having the support of David from the REED NCFE team has really helped me prepare, and feel a lot more ready to secure a full time job with a market leading hotel chain.More
By Nick Hughes
17 January 2017
The Employer Skills Survey, published last year, reported that 23% of unfilled job vacancies relate to skills shortages. In response to the news, AELP commented that only 86% of employers think their workforce is fully trained and concluded that Apprenticeships could make a major impact in tackling this [skills shortage] challenge.
So if this is the case, why do so many providers have unfilled Apprenticeship vacancies and what can be done to address this?More