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Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices: Older People (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The tables below show the number of apprenticeship starts and achievements of those aged over 60-years of age in the last six academic years: i) Apprenticeship Starts for those aged over 60 years by Gender 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 Provisional 2016/17 Female over 60 1,130 980 740 1,090 1,160 1,320 Male over 60 1,510 1,280 960 1,330 1,330 1,330 ii)...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices: Finance (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: Spending by levy-paying employers and non-levy paying employers on apprenticeship training and assessment depends on demand for, and cost of, apprenticeships that employers themselves choose. In England, employers who pay the levy can use funds in their apprenticeship service accounts to pay for training and assessment. Funds enter employers’ accounts every month based on the amount...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices: Finance (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: We have not undertaken an assessment of this type. We continue to monitor closely the impact of the apprenticeship funding reforms introduced in May 2017 on employers and providers.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices: Finance (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: Our intended funding for apprenticeships was published in the skills funding letter in March 2017 – https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachm ent_data/file/599089/SFA_Letter_2017-18_final.pdf. This includes a breakdown of intended funding for 16-18 year olds. Actual spend will depend on the demand and cost of apprenticeships that employers choose. Since 1 April...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices: Finance (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The Education and Skills Fuding Agency publish allocations annually and update them throughout the year. Allocations for the 2016 to 2017 funding year can be found at the following link: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/sfa-funding-alloc ations-to-training-providers-2016-to-2017. Non-levy apprenticeship allocations for May to December 2017 will be published in November 2017.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Vocational Guidance (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The Careers & Enterprise Company recently published its ‘State of the Nation 2017’ research paper. The paper, which was published in conjunction with the Gatsby Charitable Foundation, showed that 51% of schools that undertook self-evaluation through the Compass programme met two or more Gatsby benchmarks. Over 79% of schools met one or more benchmark. In total, 578 secondary...

Written Answers — Department for Education: National Careers Service (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The Department has agreed to extend the National Careers Service contracts for six months starting from 1 April 2018 and contractors have been notified of this.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The table below provides provisional apprenticeship starts figures by sector subject area for May to July 2017. Figures are rounded to the nearest 10, whilst ‘-‘ indicates a value of less than 5. Sector Subject Area Tier 1 Provisional 2016/17 May-July Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care 740 Arts, Media and Publishing 80 Business, Administration and Law...

Written Answers — Women and Equalities: Members: Females (19 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: In the 2017 general election 208 women were elected Members of Parliament, an increase of almost 9% from 191 women at the 2015 election. The government agrees we would like to see more women elected so that Parliament can more accurately represent the diverse British public that it serves. The government is looking at ways to support political parties to increase the numbers of women...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Department for Education: EU Law (18 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill will convert European Union law into UK law at the point of exit. This will ensure that, wherever possible, the same rules and laws will apply the day after exit. The Government is still making a detailed assessment of what corrections will be required to make that law function appropriately on exit day. The Department is working closely with the...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Special Educational Needs (18 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The local authority responsible for making provision for students aged 16 to 25 who have special educational needs and disabilities, and who have an education, health and care plan, is the local authority of the area in which the student normally resides. In order to secure such provision the local authority provides the institution concerned with high needs funding, if the costs of...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Monitoring (18 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The Department for Education has indicated that it will not be possible to answer this question within the usual time period. An answer is being prepared and will be provided as soon as it is available.

Written Answers — Women and Equalities: Government Equalities Office: EU Law (18 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The Government Equalities Office (GEO) has overall responsibility for the Civil Partnership Act 2004, the Equality Act 2006, the Equality Act 2010 and the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) 2013. The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill will convert European Union law into UK law as it applies in the UK at the moment of exit. This will ensure that, wherever possible, the same rules and laws will apply...

Written Answers — Women and Equalities: Monuments: Parliament Square (17 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The £5m funding is available for projects across England to celebrate the centenary of the 1918 Representation of the People Act, educate young people about democracy and encourage women to get involved in politics at all levels. The Government Equalities Office is in the process of agreeing how the Centenary Fund will be allocated. Given the limited time available and the size of the...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices (16 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The apprenticeship budget has been set until 2020 to support the Government’s commitment to 3 million apprenticeship starts in England by 2020. This budget does not change irrespective of wider economic trends. By 2020 the total apprenticeships investment in England will be almost £2.5 billion; double what was spent in 2010-11.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Members: Correspondence (16 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: Our records show that a response to the letter from the MP of 23 June was issued on 25 July. I apologise for the typing error in the email address and the delay in providing a response. The response was re-issued to the correct email address on 9 October.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Construction: National Vocational Qualifications (16 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: In the 2015/16 academic year, 22,410 learners aged under 19 completed a Level 1 qualification in the 'Construction, Planning and the Built Environment' Sector Subject Area. The Department does not hold information on the number of students progressing from level 1 construction courses to on-site NVQs.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Faith Schools: Recruitment (16 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: Schools with a religious character have the freedom in law - Sections 58 and 60 of the School Standards Framework Act 1998 (SSFA) - to take faith into account when employing teachers. Our expectation is that schools with a religious character will balance the need to maintain the religious character of their school with that of securing the best staff for their school. Alongside this, school...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Transport (16 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: The Department for Education’s latest participation figures suggest that the cost of travelling to education or training is not deterring young people from participating post-16. At the end of 2016, the proportion of academic age 16 and 17-year-olds (those young people under a duty to participate) in education or an apprenticeship rose to 91.1% - the highest level since consistent...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Private Education (16 Oct 2017)

Anne Milton: Figures on the number of pupils in independent schools in England are collected annually in the statutory school-level annual school census (SLASC). Figures from January 2017 by single year of age can be found in national table 1c of the statistical release ‘Schools, Pupils and their Characteristics’ available at: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/statistics-school-...


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