Let's Get Digital!

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17 April 2019 | by Cathy Insall | Communications & Content Manager

Like it or loathe it - we live in a digital age. Being digitally capable can make a significant difference to individuals and employers day to day, as digital services are becoming the default option to; access public services, secure employment, source options for entertainment and wellbeing and communicate with others.

Growing Somerset’s talent for the future

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10 April 2019 | by Cathy Insall | Communications & Content Manager

The Claims Consortium and Somerset Skills and Learning (SS&L) are proud to announce they have been working in partnership to create apprenticeship opportunities in Taunton.

Easter Holidays career roadshows coming your way!

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04 April 2019 | by Cathy Insall | Communications & Content Manager

Leaving school this summer? Come and talk to us about the right options for you.

The cost to train an apprentice cut by half

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01 April 2019 | by Cathy Insall | Communications & Content Manager

From 1st April 2019, the cost to train an apprentice halves. Non levy paying* employers will now only pay 5% towards the cost of apprenticeship training, as opposed to 10%, therefore meaning the Government covers the remaining 95% cost to train.

Somerset Skills & Learning Head Office is Officially Open!

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01 April 2019 | by Cathy Insall | Communications & Content Manager

On Friday 29 March, Stephen Henagulph, Chief Executive of Somerset Chamber of Commerce, officially opened the Somerset Skills & Learning Head Office, Courtenay House in Taunton. The event was attended by local businesses, students and staff.