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Lord Allen of Kensington: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the changes that have transferred policy on apprenticeships and the responsibility for the Institute for Apprenticeships to the Department for Education, how they plan to ensure that employers and business leaders are involved in future development of policy on apprenticeships.
Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether anyone over 25 who is participating in an apprenticeship is entitled to the National Living Wage.
Lord Ashton of Hyde: .... Reforms to our technical education system will provide people with the necessary digital skills as set out in our Post-16 Skills Plan. We have also recently introduced new innovative digital degree apprenticeships to enable young people to get an honours degree, alongside on the job training.
Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the implications of market uncertainty following the EU referendum for progress in meeting her target for creating new apprenticeships.
Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate she has made of how many degree apprenticeship places will be taken up by 2020.
Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the maximum duration is of an apprenticeship.
Richard Fuller: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many deaf young people aged 16 to 24 achieved (a) intermediate, (b) advanced and (c) higher apprenticeships in 2014-15; and what their destinations were following apprenticeship completion.
Baroness Manzoor: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many (1) female, and (2) male, single parents have (a) started, and (b) completed, apprenticeships in each of the last five years.
Baroness Manzoor: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many apprenticeship placements have been advertised as part-time in each of the last five years.
Lord Nash: ...English and mathematics to continue to study these subjects as part of their 16-19 study programme. We have also embedded English and mathematics into our work-based training programmes such as apprenticeships and traineeships. Last summer’s GCSE results show that over 4,000 more students aged 17 and over secured GCSE English at grades A*-C than the previous year.
Baroness Manzoor: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to enable those on apprenticeships to claim 30 hours of free childcare under the Childcare Act 2016.
Lord Prior of Brampton: ...the role of physician associate, which is a postgraduate qualification, following an undergraduate degree in science, say, there are 90 weeks of training to become a physician associate. That, again, will improve our skill mix. The Government’s expanded apprenticeship programme will help NHS employers to recruit staff and reduce reliance on expensive agencies. Through the programme,...
David Amess: ...Company of Goldsmiths, which is a fantastic livery company—one of 12 in the City of London—with a charter that dates back to 1327. It gives a huge amount of money to charity and is excellent on apprenticeships. Madam Deputy Speaker, I wish you, Mr Speaker, the other two Deputy Speakers, all the people who work in the House and colleagues a very happy summer.
Penny Mordaunt: ...a number of measures to further the support available to young people with disabilities, and long-term health conditions. A Taskforce, led by Paul Maynard MP, has been looking at issues around apprenticeships for people with learning difficulties or disabilities. On 11 July the Department for Work and Pensions, the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills and the Department for...
Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of differential rates of apprenticeship completion by sector; and if she will make a statement.
George Eustice: ...-on-year by 2.9% and are over 7% lower than the peak in 2014. The Government’s new National Living Wage became law on 1st April 2016. Workers aged 25 and over, and not in the first year of an apprenticeship are legally entitled to at least £7.20 per hour, an increase of fifty pence per hour. The Eatwell Guide sets out Government’s recommendations on eating healthily...
Robert Halfon: ...parliament has helped in setting the skills agenda for the future and their activities have created the conditions to move to the next phase of more devolution, greater employer ownership and the apprenticeship levy. It is important that we now have new structures to move onto that next phase and we have announced the establishment in England of a new Institute for Apprenticeships. As a...
Philip Dunne: ...hospitals and other partners in taking this forward. These changes are only part of our plan to expand the NHS workforce – we are also opening up new routes into nursing support roles through apprenticeships for example, the new Nursing Associate role to widen access further to these professions. The Government is determined to ensure the NHS can adapt to the changing needs of our...
Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville: ...to youth activities or go to the cinema. I will briefly comment on the plight of many young people in rural Britain. Young people should be able to access training, go to FE colleges and engage in apprenticeships. They should be able to socialise, as it is part of their development to hang out with their friends. As they move from the security of the home to taking more and more decisions...
James Brokenshire: ...for his warm welcome. I certainly want to continue the bipartisan relationship. He highlights the issue of skills. I absolutely recognise that and will work with the Northern Ireland Executive on apprenticeships and on creating jobs and opportunities for young people, to give them the best possible advantages.