Next NELP Members’ online meeting – Thursday 30 September 2021 at 1.30pm – 4.00pm

The Executive Officer is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: NELP Members' meeting Time: Sep 30, 2021 01:30 PM London Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89749047419?pwd=dWZIRFRwbzZLeFhKaFVWNlR6YnBFQT09 Meeting ID: 897 4904 7419 Passcode: 487139

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News: February 2021

Civil Service opportunity

Thanks to Dave Snaith at STTPN: DWP Senior Executive Officer (SEO) North East Roles are currently advertised on CS Jobs.  As an inclusive and diverse employer we would like to take this opportunity to promote these…

ETF Mentoring programme

Applications for two Mentoring courses from the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) are now open for providers in the training and FE sector. The courses are funded by the Department for Education and supported by a…

The Strategic Leadership and Governance in Apprenticeships Programme

Between March and May 2021, AELP delivered the Strategic Leadership and Governance in Apprenticeships Programme on behalf of the Education and Training Foundation. Fully funded by DfE, the programme was delivered in partnership with the Association…

Traineeship provider list exposes frustrating supply issue

The government’s publication of an updated list of traineeship providers (Traineeship providers list – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)) has exposed the fact that only 62.5% of 19-24 providers have a delivery contract for 16 to 18 year olds. …

AELP Editorial – 27 August

By Jane Hickie, Chief Executive:  “The government needs to put right the atrocious funding rates for care worker apprenticeships.” Logistics, hospitality and the adult care sector – what do they have in common?  The answer is…

Private providers excluded from DfE’s latest Covid safety scheme

From FE Week: Independent providers are outraged after the government barred them from a scheme to tackle Covid infections in education settings. After originally announcing last week “all” state-funded education settings would receive carbon dioxide monitors to improve…

SDN: Library of CPD

We don’t shout about it very often, but did you know SDN has a CPD library of over 40-hours of recorded webinar training, with workbooks, tools, and templates? If you’ve missed out on attending any of…

AELP Webinar: Risk Management in Further Education

Risk management encompasses the identification, analysis and response to risk factors that form part of the life of an education provider in a competitive FE landscape. It can be a useful part of more effectively managing…

AELP feed back on unfunded learners and MLP

Recently Mike Smith at NSN requested an update from AELP: On unfunded learners: Our most recent data shows that while progress is being made on clearing the backlog, there are still around 25k learners 6 months…

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