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'Find an apprenticeship/traineeship’ will replace the ‘Apprenticeship vacancies (AV)’ system

A new service that allows candidates to search, register and apply for Apprenticeships and Traineeships in England has been launched by the government.

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NuVibe Streetdance

NuVibe Streetdance Fundraising

Hi, we are the mum’s of the NuVibe Street dancers from Gloucester & on 8th March 2015 our daughters made us extremely proud. There are 7 of them in total & they range from age 10 to 12. They have been competing together in local competitions for almost a year now. In November last year they competed in the UDO Welsh Championships in Newport. Although they didn't do as well as we hoped it did give them a new focus. They wanted to compete in the UDO British Street Dance Championships in Brean, which were held over the weekend of 6th, 7th & 8th March 2015. All the girls worked really hard learning a brand new routine, with their fantastic dance teacher, Sam Shears at Streethouse Studio Dance School.

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New programme launched to help young people to Step Up 2 Serve their local communities

New programme launched to help young people to Step Up 2 Serve their local communities

A seven-year national campaign was launched last week which aims to double the number of children and young people taking part in social action programmes.

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Say Yes2 Your Future

Say Yes2 Your Future

Nov 6 2013

A new skills and information booklet has been sent out to over 20,000 students in Gloucestershire to give help and advice about their post-16 and post-18 education and training opportunities as well as updating them on the implications of the Governments ‘Raising of the Participation Age’ (RPA).

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Work experience seen as a valuable resource for careers advice provision in schools

Work experience seen as a valuable resource for careers advice provision in schools

In the current economic climate, work experience is more important now than ever and new guidance has been issued to schools and colleges to help their students make the most of opportunities and, ultimately, improve their chances of getting a good job.

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Gloucester employer celebrates apprentice success

Gloucester employer celebrates apprentice success

Oct 17 2013

Gloucester based electrical contractor Clarkson Evans has been celebrating newly qualified electricians' success at an awards evening after they successfully completed Advanced Apprenticeships in electrical installation. Special guest Ron Atkinson presented eighteen young people with certificates in front of their proud families at the Hatherley Manor Hotel in Gloucester.

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Extra Help for Young Gloucestershire Jobseekers with Learning Disabilities

Extra Help for Young Gloucestershire Jobseekers with Learning Disabilities

Oct 2 2013

Gloucestershire jobseekers and employers in Cheltenham and the Forest of Dean can now benefit from a new service to help young people with a learning disability to move more easily into paid employment.

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Ofsted critical of careers advice available in schools

Ofsted critical of careers advice available in schools

Ofsted has said that careers services in schools are not meeting pupils' needs based on a sample survey of 60 schools examining the quality of careers advice since responsibility for provision switched to schools.

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Call to local companies to ‘say YES2 the 30/30 challenge’

Call to local companies to ‘say YES2 the 30/30 challenge’

Nearly 50 local employers and representatives from voluntary and community organisations listened to an inspirational speech by a young man who has overcome severe difficulties to become a world champion!
 

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One third of jobless youth fear they will never work

One third of jobless youth fear they will never work

A third of young people currently not in employment, education or training (NEET) fear they will never get a job, despite the vast majority of them wanting to work or train, according to a new report released today.

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