Skills and Employment Updates – Chancellors Speech and Government Guidance releases and updates

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Welcome to our weekly Skills and Job Launchpad update on Skills and Employment.

This week we have information on the chancellor’s announcement on skills and employment, T-levels, apprenticeships, and government guidance and publications updates.

If you would like something to be included in our updates please email skillslaunchpad@devon.gov.uk

Chancellor’s Announcement

We have summarised the key points from the chancellors announcement on Wednesday 8 July 2020.

https://heartofswlep.co.uk/news/jobs-launchpad/plan-for-jobs-summary/

T-levels

The Amazing Apprenticeships team has recently been involved in the creation of a new helpful guide for employers and teachers and careers advisers.

T Level Guide

There are also a series of resources available.

T-level resources

Apprenticeships

The amazing apprenticeships team has recently been involved in the creation of a helpful new guide for employers who are considering how to return their apprentices to the workplace and/or their learning programme.

Apprentice Reboarding Post Covid-19: A Guide for Employers

Government Guidance and Publications New releases – 21 July 2020

Research to measure the time that young people spend on activities in and outside of education which build their skills and employability.

A summary of attendance in education settings since Monday 23 March and early years settings since Thursday 16 April.

Government Guidance and publications Updates

Early years and childcare settings, schools and colleges should read this guidance in conjunction with the Coronavirus (COVID-19): implementing protective measures in education and childcare settings’ guidance.