Disability Confident Scheme

The Disability Confident scheme supports employers like you to make the most of the talents disabled people can bring to your workplace. Get ahead Disability Confident organisations play a leading role in changing attitudes for the better. They’re changing behaviour and cultures in their own businesses, networks and communities, and reaping the benefits of inclusiveContinue reading Disability Confident Scheme

Lifetime Training wins at AAC Awards

Lifetime Training has won Catering and Hospitality Apprenticeship Provider of the Year at the Annual Apprenticeship Conference held in Birmingham. More than 500 people celebrated the winners at a glittering gala dinner, now in its second year. Organised by FE Week and the Association of Employment and Learning Providers, there were two types of awards:Continue reading Lifetime Training wins at AAC Awards

BaxterStorey Supports Disadvantaged Youth Into Employment

The exciting world of hospitality offers diverse careers with opportunities for progression, BaxterStorey is always looking for ways to share them with the next generation. In partnership with Action for Children and Hi!, the Scotland team opened its doors to twelve young adults from disadvantaged backgrounds, offering a two-week work placement at City of Glasgow College and Glasgow Caledonian University.Continue reading BaxterStorey Supports Disadvantaged Youth Into Employment

My shout: pubs and brewers lead the way in apprenticeships

By Brigid Simmonds Brigid Simmonds, chief executive of the British Beer & Pub Association, discusses the importance of getting apprenticeships right in the hospitality sector It was National Apprenticeship Week 2019 from 4-8 March. Now in its 12th year, National Apprenticeship Week offers both an opportunity to celebrate our fantastic apprenticeship schemes and a chanceContinue reading My shout: pubs and brewers lead the way in apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are the way forward, says Candice Brown

Great British Bake Off 2016 winner Candice Brown spoke to The Morning Advertiser about using her platform to promote apprenticeships in the hospitality sector. Brown was attending a hospitality apprenticeship showcase event at the House of Commons last week during National Apprentice Week (NAW). Speakers at the event said it was crucial career opportunities inContinue reading Apprenticeships are the way forward, says Candice Brown