A suite of 4 draft contracts - now available for full members

14th Jul 2017

Improving Outcomes for learners with SEND

AELP is working in partnership with PublicCo to deliver a workshop package which will offer support for leadership teams and governors to improve their support and outcomes for learners with SEND funded by the Education Training Foundation. Read more >

2nd May 2017

Non-levy update: Contact your ESFA account manager

Many AELP members are already contacting their ESFA account manager about their non-levy apprenticeship funding allocation for May-December 2017. If you are unhappy with how your allocation has been calculated, the ESFA is willing to consider your case, so you should contact your own account manager as soon as possible. In presenting your own calculations, you should make sure that your figures only cover starts because carry-in learners are being funded separately. Read more >

28th Apr 2017

AELP writes to Secretary of State on non-levy apprenticeship allocations

Following AELP CEO Mark Dawe’s communication to AELP members in this week’s Countdown, AELP has continued to lobby the government and ESFA on the non-levy apprenticeship allocations. Since the Countdown article appeared, many providers have emailed our Apprenticeships mailbox ([email protected]) with details of their allocations. Read more >

26th Apr 2017

Statement from AELP’s CEO on non-levy apprenticeship allocations

There is plenty to write about this week. Today we are looking at end point assessment and the whole end to end delivery of apprenticeships and I have been meeting with various people connected with the IfA – so important that this organisation is a success. With the lines of responsibility shifting, and sometimes blurring, between delivery, assessment and training it is important AELP understand and ensure the best possible apprenticeships across the whole apprenticeship cycle. Read more >

20th Apr 2017

Latest on non-levy apprenticeship allocations for providers

Providers will be receiving letters from the ESFA this afternoon informing them that they will be notified of their non-levy apprenticeship funding allocations for the period May-end December 2017 by next Tuesday, 25 April. These full allocations will be split between 16-18 and 19+. A separate contract will also be required for after July. Read more >