Students explore careers during interactive National Careers Week

Wirral Met College proudly celebrated National Careers Week (7 – 11 March 2022) by hosting over 80 employer talks to hundreds of students.  Businesses from all walks of industry, including accountancy, construction, hair and beauty, computing, science, automotive, public services, travel & tourism, engineering, the arts, plus many more, took time out of

Liverpool City Region Careers Hub annual conference

Liverpool City Region Careers Hub, managed by Growth Platform – Liverpool City Region Growth Company, welcomed headteachers, careers leaders and business volunteers to its annual conference held at Liverpool Football Club. With over 150 guests in attendance there was a real sense of excitement to provide delegates with a useful and

Flexi-job apprenticeship scheme to boost recruitment in key sectors

New flexible apprenticeships will soon be available to create opportunities for more people to earn while they learn in industries that boost the economy the government has announced.  Up to 1,500 apprentices will be recruited on the government’s new flexi-job apprenticeship scheme, which will allow people to complete short placements across

Less than a third of young people told about alternatives to degrees at school

New research by AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) has revealed that not enough is being done to educate young people about alternatives to university – meaning billions could be being wasted on tuition fees each year as a result.  The nationally representative study of 2,000 people found that only 29% of