29th Mar 2017
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AELP staff limited access to phones and emails - 29th and 30th March due to Spring Conference

Most of AELP’s staff will be setting up and attending our Spring Conference from the 29th to 30th March 2017. They will have limited access to emails and no one will be in the office to answer the main telephone line from 3pm onwards on the 29th and 30th March 2017.

However, if you have an urgent enquiry please contact us on the following numbers

Events/Members enquiries: 07794 954824
General enquiries: 07528 614761
Mo Parsons: 07854 215490
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21st Mar 2017
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Outcome of Apprenticeship non-levy procurement

Calling all AELP full members: When you find out what contract you have been awarded for delivering apprenticeships for non-levy employers, please email [email protected] with the answers to the following:

1. What did you deliver last year?

2. On a like-for-like comparison (i.e. in terms of delivery to non-levied employers) what did you bid for?

3. And what allocation did you actually receive?

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15th Mar 2017
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Next steps for IoTs

The government will shortly be launching a call for proposals to establish Institutes of Technology (IoTs). Applicants will be able to bid into a £170m fund to establish institutions which specialise in delivering the higher level technical skills that employers needs in areas with evidence of a higher level skills gap and clear learner demand. Read more >

9th Mar 2017
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AELP Annual Report 2015/16

The AELP Annual Report 2015/16 is a record of key activities covering the year from July 2015 to June 2016. These cover lobbying, communications with members and providing a range of services such as events and consultancy to members. Read more >

9th Mar 2017
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AELP statement on the Chancellor’s Budget

The Chancellor’s Budget speech contained no new announcements on further education and skills which had not been already covered by the technical education announcements on 5 March. In response to the speech, AELP CEO Mark Dawe said: Read more >

9th Mar 2017
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POLICY OFFICER

We are looking to appoint a Policy Officer to support the co-ordination and development of the AELP’s approach to devising and implementing policy initiatives and programmes
Salary: £28,000 - £32,000
Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday
Location: Central Londo Read more >

8th Mar 2017
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ETF Bursary fund 2017

The Education and Training Foundation (ETF) have commissioned AELP to manage and deliver a small bursary fund targeting small independent training providers (ITPs) who may face barriers accessing CPD support. A small amount of funding is available until the end of March 17. ITPs that meet the eligibility criteria can apply for discount on any course offered by ETF to the end of March 2017. Read more >

8th Mar 2017
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EVENTS CO-ORDINATOR (Maternity Cover)

We are looking for an experienced Events Co-Ordinator to provide maternity cover until 1 September 2017.

Your key responsibility is to assist the Senior Events Co-Ordinator in the co-ordination of multiple events/projects running simultaneously against tight timescales.

The role is a full time position, 37.5 hrs pw, Mon-Fri, based in Bradley Stoke

Salary £18,000, rising to £19,000 after completion of a 3 month probationary period. Read more >

8th Mar 2017
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MEMBERSHIP CO-ORDINATOR

We are looking for an experienced Membership Co-ordinator to work within an expanding team

The successful candidate will be responsible for membership retention/account management.

The role is a full time position, 37.5 hrs pw, Mon-Fri, based in Bradley Stoke

Salary £19,000 Read more >