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Sector Connect 122 - January 2018

In this edition: AELP Spring Conference 2018 - Driving Best Practice T Level Consultation Events Have you checked out our new website recently? Hair & Beauty Sector Forum - Tuesday 6th February 2018 Financial Skills Sector Forum - Thursday 15 February 2018

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Impact of apprenticeship reforms on social mobility shared with Damian Hinds

AELP CEO Mark Dawe has written to Damian Hinds, the new Secretary of State for Education, congratulating the minister on his appointment. Damian Hinds has a track-record of commitment to improving social mobility and the letter enclosed an updated version of AELP’s summary paper on social mobility which had previously been circulated during last autumn’s party conference season. The paper explains how DfE apprenticeship and traineeship policies are actually working against social mobility,

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Countdown Issue 856

If you are ever feeling that you are having bad luck travelling, AELP’s COO Jane Hickie has had a murder, heart attack and theft of signals disrupting her in the last 24 hours on three separate train journeys. We are starting to see the consequences of the non-levy tender exercise already hit. As I travel around the country this week meeting all the network representatives, I am hearing about providers going bust, running on fumes, many cutting their delivery to their allocation which is way

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22 Jan

CEO Update Webinar

An update from AELP's Chief Executive, Mark Dawe on key issues arising over the past month.

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25 Jan

Technology Conferences Preview

This webinar offers an opportunity to preview and influence the content of the series of Technology Conferences which AELP is running from March to September 2018. Participants are invited to give their views on what digital developments and innovations are necessary over the next five years to make the sector thrive.

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26 Jan

T-Levels Consultation

The DfE are currently consulting on the overall shape and design of T-levels and plans for their implementation. The reforms will have a major impact on the shape and structure of technical and vocational education in England and deserve consideration by all providers whether they intend to engage directly in delivery or not. Paul Warner will give an overview of the consultation and an indication of the AELP response to help inform and align with those from individual provider organisations.

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