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progress from kickstart

Progress from Kickstart

Apprenticeships are a great way to help young people progress from Kickstart work placements. Many of the young people who have taken part in the …

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Jim Cassell

Leading out of Lockdown

As part of our Future of Work series, we had a chat with Jim Cassell, former Youth Academy Director at Manchester City Football Club, about …

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Recruitment and Skills Shortages

Record Vacancies and Skills Shortages

Recent months have seen record numbers of job vacancies advertised in the UK. According to the Office of National Statistics, there were a total of …

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Damar Blog Post – 6

Benefits of Business Admin Apprenticeships

According to the government’s employer survey, apprenticeships provide many benefits to employers. Some of the key statistics from their survey include: 78% of employers said …

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Damar Blog Post

The O Shaped Lawyer Paralegal Pilot

Damar played a key part in the development of the first legal apprenticeships over a decade ago and we are now working with employers and …

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Damar Blog Post – 7

Soft Skills for Junior Accountants

With advances in technology, all job roles are changing. And this is especially true for the accountancy sector where increased automation of basic accounting activities …

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