Apprenticeship News & Features

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74% of students want another say on Brexit

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Should we scrap GCESs?

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Why you should consider an engineering apprenticeship

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Do apprentices get enough support?

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Careers mentoring app goes national

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A new community apprenticeship programme is launching in North West England

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What young people really want in the workplace

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The government launches new apprenticeship campaign

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How to tackle the skills shortage facing UK science

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A school leaver started an apprenticeship…& then his dad started the same one

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The top five friendliest industries for workers

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Revealed: the most popular undergraduate courses of 2018/19

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Revealed: the top 10 cities for Millenial start-ups

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Forget Blue Monday: January’s the month for career inspo

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National Storytelling Week: careers with words

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The National Apprenticeship Service wants apprentices to tell them about their experiences…via text

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You can now do a Degree Apprenticeship in occupational therapy

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This teacher stole pupils’ school trip money & got banned from the classroom

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A bank is creating the next generation of heritage engineering apprentices

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More than 40% of the general public think they’d make a good teacher

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Labour thinks GCSE reforms have benefitted private schools

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School leavers in England to be taught first aid

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The top 10 most employable degrees

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Young adults are more likely to go vegan than give up booze this New Year

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Why science apprenticeships are good news for everyone, not just school leavers

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Weekend jobs ditched for gig economy

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80% of Brits worry about the impact work has on their health

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Most young people won’t achieve their salary expectations by the age of 30

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Mayor of London helps launch 2,000 apprenticeships

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The best places to start a career

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Smartphone ban in school helps pupils’ mental health

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M&C Saatchi is helping the government with apprenticeships

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The barriers stopping young people accessing work experience

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Britain drops down university global rankings for employability

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70% of young Brits have a ‘side hustle’

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Are apprentices being paid enough?

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Apprentices helped Lewis Hamilton win his fifth Formula One championship

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The most popular apprenticeships revealed

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University graduates earn less than digital whizz kids

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Nearly two thirds of parents admit spying on their children

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Minister celebrates female engineering & manufacturing apprentices

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on Morrisons

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The civil service wants school leavers to work as apprentice economists

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Farmers are being encouraged to take on apprentices

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Mental health issues among Millennials at all time high

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The Green Party wants a living wage for apprentices

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Apprenticeships are getting a £90 million boost

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Women make up nearly half of the STEM workforce

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Just what exactly is a ‘dream’ job?

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Lack of flexibility makes people want to start their own business

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Alesha Dixon & Akala are giving careers advice on YouTube

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‘How many sick days will I get?’ – The worst questions to ask in a job interview

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Four in five graduates say their gap year made them more employable

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More than one in three students lie on their CVs

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Love Island’s Samira: her top job tips

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The number of people doing apprenticeships in Wales is going up

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Only 54% of uni graduates have ‘graduate level’ jobs

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on BB Training Academy

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on Bentley Motors

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Just 15% of young people think they’ll get the job they want

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People are calling for changes to Degree Apprenticeships

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on Moore Stephens

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Why Stormzy’s new mission to address inequality at elite universities is so important

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Half of students in Wales regret going to university

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More than a third of parents don’t know what an apprenticeship is

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This Head of Year 11 sat the new, harder maths GCSE & only got a C grade

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40% of A-level students don’t understand the Clearing process

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GCSE results: physics was 2018’s most “feared” subject & exam

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The five people you’ll find in every office, guaranteed

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on Kennedys

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Gap years: the best value places to travel

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A-levels: proportion of students in England getting C or above falls

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on Goldman Sachs

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People in STEM careers have a better standard of living

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School leavers unable to remember facts due to their “Google it” mentality

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Scottish universities are only offering Clearing places to poorer applicants

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“Constant feeling of failure”: teachers think GCSEs & A-levels are damaging your health

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Creative GCSEs are on the decrease

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on MediaCom

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School Leaver Awards 2018: Spotlight on Softcat

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'IRL': Why summer jobs & work experience are as important as education

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60% of university degrees will leave you earning less than the UK average

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The top 50 most affordable university towns

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The government really, really wants you to get a summer job

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The 300th apprenticeship standard has been approved

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“We’ll quit “ – two in five Brits say they’d leave their jobs if perks were stopped

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The number of school leavers doing Intermediate Apprenticeships is falling

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Heat wave: Britain's best-paying outdoor jobs revealed

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Only 15% of students think university is good value for money

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Young people are getting more political

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Girls still don’t think they can be engineers

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International Women in Engineering Day: Apprenticeships

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Apparently CVs give away your gender

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“Impossible” & “diabolical”…there’s been an A-level exam blunder

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The UK is the only country that uses predicted grades for university admissions

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Apprenticeships have hit a four-year high in the pharmaceutical industry

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Women in Engineering Day: five reasons my engineering apprenticeship was the right choice

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Pupils at boarding school Eton now have to hand over their mobile phones at night

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Nearly three quarters of millennials plan to return to studying later in life

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“Who stole my lunch?!”: The UK’s most annoying office habits

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Train firm puts on taxi service for exam pupils

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School could be damaging your eyesight

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More young women should be doing STEM apprenticeships

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Exclusive: Exam stress tips from a teen confidence & mental health expert

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Most university students will ditch grad jobs for self-employment

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Young people are putting their data at risk on social media sites

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The top UK employers for school leavers have been announced

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SATs week: 45% of school children scared they’ll be “embarrassed” by their results

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Apprenticeships could save young people from a life of crime, says London youth worker

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The best cities to study in for a career in the UK games industry

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The least popular undergraduate courses

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The top 10 cities for a pay rise right now

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72% of young people suffer from stress: why?

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Girls: the next generation of aerospace engineers

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The top 10 cities for career prospects

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The benefits system might be stopping people doing apprenticeships

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Citizenship education can ensure school leavers are active members of society & end inequality

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No beards allowed? The top 10 craziest workplace rules

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Under-18s want to be pop stars not politicians

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School leavers can now do an apprenticeship in 3D printing

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The North is beating the South in apprenticeship numbers

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How UK school leavers choose their university

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“I said I could speak Ukrainian”: One in six UK workers has lied on their CV

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Shortlist announced: School Leaver of the Year 2018

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Top UK employers for school leavers: finalists announced

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National Apprenticeship Week: essential events this March

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Careers advice in primary schools to be trialled

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Over a quarter of UK households will give more time & money to charity this Christmas

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The real cost of the office Christmas do

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Spotlight on Unilever’s exciting apprenticeship opportunities

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Justine Greening announces 27 new Degree Apprenticeship projects

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Apprentices can now get student bank accounts

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A-level results: Number of top grades rise for first time in six years & boys do better than girls

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A-level results: Sir Lenny Henry takes over Clearing hotline at Birmingham City University

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A-level results: How UCAS Clearing could help you land your dream job in finance

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A-Level results: poorer students risk missing out on free Degree Apprenticeships as their parents haven’t been told about them

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How a Gowling WLG apprenticeship could be your route into a law career

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Meet EY’s apprentice nominated for School Leaver of the Year

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Supermarket giant, Tesco, teams up with university to deliver apprenticeships

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New GCSE grading system coming into use

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Government confirms funding for EU students for 2018-2019 despite Brexit

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New Institute for Apprenticeships launches

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A quarter of UK employers have never considered employing apprentices

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‘Jobs For The Boys’ myth limits apprentice opportunities

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Winners announced at the School Leaver Awards 2017

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Finalists revealed: top UK employers for school leavers

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Two BAM Nuttall apprentices tell us about their programmes

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QA Apprenticeships’ exam season guide: how to beat the pressure

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School leavers: jump straight into a financial services career with Mazars

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National Apprenticeship Week 2017: the ‘ladder of opportunity’

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National Apprenticeship Awards: meet the nuclear apprentice of the year

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Almost two thirds of the UK’s biggest employers are planning Degree Apprenticeships to coincide with the Apprenticeship Levy

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A day in the life of a Robins & Day business apprentice

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Dozens of firms to embrace legal apprenticeships when levy is introduced

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UCAS: young women 35% more likely to enter higher education than male counterparts in 2016

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UCAS reports record number of people placed in their first choice university

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Over half of ‘Generation Z’ feel unprepared for the future, says Adobe study

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Nestlé answers the question: “Why an apprenticeship?”

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Business volunteers to support half of all schools & colleges as Enterprise Advisers

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Accountancy apprenticeships key to diversifying the profession, says ACCA

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Interview: the Institution of Engineering & Technology apprentice of the year

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National Apprenticeship Awards winners announced

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Watch a day in the life of a Degree Apprentice at CGI

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Why a school leaver programme with BP should be your first step in the energy industry

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Degree Apprenticeships awarded multi-million pound fund

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Apprenticeship minimum wage set to rise by 10p

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New careers guidance tool for every secondary school in the country

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All About School Leavers hosts inaugural School Leaver Conference

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New app promises school leavers safe, authentic gap years

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GCSE results 2016: girls continue to outperform boys

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GCSE results 2016: A*-C grades take dramatic dive

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GCSE Results 2016: STEM Subjects Still Suffering

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GCSE results 2016: almost 30% of students want better advice on which A-levels to take

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GCSE results 2016: teenagers face an ‘information overload’ when it comes to career choices, says new report

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A-level results day 2016: 90% of students feel education system only prepares them for exams

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A-level results day 2016: Record number of university places awarded

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A-level results day 2016: A-level re-marks

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A-Level results day 2016

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Clearing 2016

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Grammar school: could you get in?

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Sustainable Careers for School Leavers

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Huge surge in demand for Nuclear Degree Apprenticeships in the north of England

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Women more likely to get top graduate jobs than men...if they apply

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Theresa May expands Department for Education to include apprenticeships

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How can I work abroad?

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Online university offers free degrees to Syrian refugees

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The majority of UK teachers say their school’s careers service is “inadequate”

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'Inadequate' school careers guidance is failing young people & should be punished by Ofsted, says new report

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Working in hospitality: Hilton’s school leaver opportunities

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What does Brexit mean for young people & apprenticeships?

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Annual Women in STEM campaign launched

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New management Degree Apprenticeships set to launch

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Three-quarters of young people fear they’ll never get the right job

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At just 13, girls are more likely than boys to think that university is important

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Thousands of apprentices to take part in major pay study

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Winners announced at the AllAboutSchoolLeavers Top 100 Employers for School & College Leavers Awards

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Top Employers for School & College Leavers Awards: finalists announced

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Guest blog: David Cameron’s apprenticeships adviser

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New training academies set to meet demand of growing nuclear energy sector

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Another law firm has announced it is launching a legal apprenticeship

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Taskforce announced to improve accessibility of apprenticeships for people with learning disabilities

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Training provider charged over fraudulent football apprentice scheme

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Charity calls for education shake-up to respond to the digital revolution

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University boss says apprenticeships are often a better choice than a degree

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The new computer game that could improve your GCSE grades

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UK universities slip in world rankings

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Google voted most popular graduate employer

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Education charity says apprenticeships are the answer to rising student debt

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‘Radical rethink’ required for apprenticeship levy, says The Confederation of British Industry

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Two ‘Magic Circle’ firms say no to legal apprenticeships

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English students face highest graduate debts, exceeding the US Ivy League

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Average employee spends over six working days a year slagging off their boss

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International Girls in ICT Day: over 40% of school-age girls think IT jobs are ‘boring’

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What career will get you the most & least sleep?

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Female school leavers are put off STEM careers because the industry is 'male-dominated'

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Law firm poised to launch first ever ‘Magic Circle’ legal apprenticeship

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Young UK workers say they lack key skills compared to their European counterparts

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Decisions at 18: specialist conference taking place

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Government funding to boost Degree Apprenticeships

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National Apprenticeship Week: Institution of Engineering & Technology launches search for the best apprentices

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National Apprenticeship Week: how apprenticeships are turning lives around

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National Apprenticeship Week: graduate recruitment slows while more apprentices are hired

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National Apprenticeship Week: record numbers apply for apprenticeships via UCAS

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National Apprenticeship Week: EY announces 200 professional apprenticeships

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National Apprenticeship Week: Young people need to know the true value of apprenticeships, says CEO

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National Apprenticeship Week: BBC Academy announces new apprenticeships across the country

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National Apprenticeship Week: John Lewis announces IT Degree Apprenticeship

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National Apprenticeship Week: target of 26,000 apprenticeships in Scotland

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National Apprenticeship Week: schools must do more to inform students, says apprentice

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National Apprenticeship Week: apprenticeships in numbers

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National Apprenticeship Week: London bus tour to promote apprenticeships

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National Apprenticeship Week: from banking apprentice to bank manager

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National Apprenticeship Week: apprenticeships could bridge the education gap between rich & poor

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National Apprenticeship Week: students apply to university on ‘auto pilot’

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National Apprenticeship Week: new Degree Apprenticeships very popular with parents

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National Apprenticeship Week: 77% of apprentices get full-time jobs with their apprentice employer

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Brexit would impact on graduate jobs market, warns industry boss

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International Women’s Day: gender pay gap is even wider among apprentices

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International Women’s Day: encouraging more women into computer programming careers

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International Women’s Day: Britain is among the worst places to be a working woman

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BT is creating 1,400 apprenticeship & graduate posts around the UK

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Brexit could cost 50,000 manufacturing apprenticeships

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Money worries are driving school leavers straight into work

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The top 10 challenges facing young people today

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Almost a third of apprentices don’t complete their work schemes

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The number of young adults living with their parents reaches 20 year high

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Kris Harrison: the award-winning engineer promoting diversity in her industry

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Q&A with Alexander Malcolm, Mercedes-Benz Parts Operations Specialist Apprentice

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Skills shortage vacancies: the UK’s top 5 industries

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Girls at single-sex schools outdo their co-educated peers

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Top five reasons to attend a careers fair

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BP is offering school leavers the chance to become traders

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Jaguar Land Rover is voted the UK's best employer

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University invites employers to design their own degree apprenticeships

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A Christmas list to help your career

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Charity at Christmas: how to give something back

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All I want for Christmas is an apprenticeship: top five festive tips

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Ofsted: apprentice employers need to be ‘more involved’ in schools

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Government publishes its five-year apprenticeships plan

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The weirdest Christmas holiday jobs

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Over a quarter of students start a business while at university

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How to get university funding

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Top tips for conquering career fear

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Global Entrepreneur Week: how to be your own boss

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Oxbridge applications: interview with an Oxbridge reject

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