LMI Bulletin (Issue 466)

Produced by the LMI Team at Education Development Trust 

LMI Bulletin (Issue 466)

Jobs News

Some positive news for the region, as a Supply Chain Mapping initiative for offshore wind has revealed that over the next five years, the region’s offshore companies expect to create an additional 4,500 jobs. (Bdaily)

News

Going further: The case for investing in Further Education and adult skills
IPPR publication which looks at investing in skills and adult FE. The issue of skills mismatch is explored. It is clear that this has been heightened further with many jobs being lost due to Covid-19, therefore adults need to be able to access education to develop further skills to better align with these changes. There are a number of recommendations made to try to address this.

Get Ahead Newsletter, Issue 2
Get Ahead Newsletter is produced by Disability Rights UK and co-edited by young people. Information in this edition includes 'The Kick Start Scheme' and 'What are T-Levels'.
 

UK graduate labour market update 27 October
Update produced by Prospects Luminate on the graduate labour market. Many of the trends mentioned reflect the wider economy with Hospitality, Retail and Arts & Culture being hit hardest due to the pandemic and an increase in working from home. 

Changing Employer Hiring Activity Throughout the Year Across the Country
Insight produced by Emsi which explores vacancy data in terms of regional employer demand.

Events

Traineeships webinar
As part of Amazing Apprenticeships free webinar series, they are running a Trainees webinar on the 23 November at 3.45pm. The DfE will also be in attendance to answer any questions.

Rate My Apprenticeship Virtual Event
On the 3rd & 4th February 2021, Rate My Apprenticeship are bringing together apprenticeship employers and Y10, 11, 12 and 13 students for a virtual event.

Bulletin date: 
Monday, November 2, 2020 - 11:15