Getting the most from the apprenticeship levy
MNA Recruitment is holding a workshop all about how to make the most of apprenticeships.
Held on Tuesday February 13, the event will look at the way businesses can use the apprenticeship levy effectively. This will help to develop work forces and meet future staffing needs.
“Making the most of apprenticeships” is taking place at the Express & Star offices in Queen Street, Wolverhampton. From 9:30am until 12:30pm, the workshop is by invitation only. Lindsey Flynn, from our partners Well Associates will be giving a talk and running the workshop.
Lindsey has both a BA and a Masters degree from Oxford University. She also scooped the Express & Star Business Person of the Year award in 2017. Lindsey now leads the consultancy area of Well Associates. She directs the consultancy support on major national and regional programmes. Additionally, she provides the specialist insight to management training helps organisations to access funding.
Apprenticeship workshop schedule
At 9:30am, registration with tea and coffee will begin. There will be an opportunity to network with the other attendees of the workshop. At 10am, MNA Director of recruitment services Lee Smith will give a welcome talk.
At 10:10am, the workshop with Lyndset Flynn will begin. She will discuss how to get the most out of the apprenticeship levy. The levy applies to employers in England, who have an annual pay bill above £3m. They are required to pay a 0.5% fee that can be used to invest in apprenticeship training. A £15,000 allowance is given to employers. The government introduced the apprenticeship levy to help fund the development and delivery of apprenticeships.
At 11am, there will be a break for refreshments. Following this, the group will then be given tours of both the newsroom and the digital media area.
A light lunch in the boardroom will then be provided. There will be networking and a chance to ask the MNA teams any questions.
The workshop is running is part of MNA Recruitment’s January campaign.
Director of recruitment services Lee Smith said: “The workshop will focus upon how businesses can use the apprenticeship levy.
“We will look at future staffing needs and development strategies.”
Register for the MNA Recruitment and Well Associates apprenticeship workshop by clicking on the button below.