Graduates Fast-track Programme into Social Work

Step Up to Social Work with the Graduates Fast-track Programme. Graduates and career changers to child and family social work will be given hands-on training to become the next generation of social workers. This is part of the UK Government’s Plan for Jobs which is protecting, supporting and creating jobs […]

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Community Employment Hubs

Community Employment Hubs offer services remotely

SWT’s Community Employment Hubs are now providing remote support to help job seekers in lockdown. Although an SWT initiative, the Community Employment Hubs are community-led and provide support to people both in and out of work, including long-term job seekers, employees at risk of redundancy or those seeking new skills […]

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£100k boost for Somerset employers

Somerset employers are celebrating National Apprenticeship Week (February 8-14) after benefiting from an initiative that helps them to fund apprenticeship training. Somerset County Council, in partnership with Somerset Skills & Learning, has supported 15 Somerset employers by transferring more than £100,000 of apprenticeship levy funding in the last 12 months. […]

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National Apprenticeship Week 2021

National Apprenticeship Week 2021

As a result of the pandemic and many individuals relying on technology and virtual meetings more than ever, National Apprenticeship Week 2021 will be different, but just as exciting. NAW2021 will celebrate the motivating stories of how apprentices have helped business adapt and build during a difficult year. Minister for Apprenticeships and Skills, Gillian Keegan […]

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