Congratulations to Suzanne Moore who has been awarded our Candidate of the Quarter. Suzanne is a worthy candidate for the accolade as not only did she achieve all merits and distinctions to gain her CIPD Advanced Diploma, but the qualification helped her to secure a fantastic new job! Since qualifying, Suzanne has become Head of […]
Our Handy Guide As experienced HR Apprenticeship providers, we are often asked by employers about the 20 per cent off-the-job training requirement and how this will affect their business. The policy, which requires apprentices in all sectors to spend overall one fifth of their working time on learning activities, is cited by many as being […]
Then look no further! Leading HR training and qualifications specialist Watson Martin has developed a detailed learner journey guide which provides a month by month description of how your Apprenticeship will progress from start to finish. Based around a typical journey for a level 5 HR apprentice, our guide gives down to earth information on […]
Our Candidates Outperform the National Average Once Again! Watson Martin candidates notched up another impressive set of results in the latest level 7 exam results recently published by the CIPD. Once again, our students outperformed the overall national average with 76% gaining a pass or higher in their January 2019 Advanced level exams. High fliers […]
Register now to ensure your place James Reed, Chairman of Britain’s biggest and best known recruitment company REED, will head the bill for Watson Martin’s new season of HR Learning Bites, a series of free online information and advice webinars for HR and L&D practitioners. The 7 Second CV: How to Land the Interview with […]
Stop press – latest update on Apprenticeships – Government declares that the ten per cent compulsory contribution to Apprenticeship training costs will be halved to 5%
There is good news if you are a small business looking to take on an apprentice this Spring. From 1 April, the Government has declared that the ten per cent compulsory contribution to Apprenticeship training costs will be halved to five per cent.
Leading HR training and qualifications specialist Watson Martin is warning employers who pay into the Apprenticeship levy to spend their investment by April to avoid losing funds credited to their account.
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