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Aptem: Used by one of the largest national apprenticeship providers

Aptem: Used by one of the largest national apprenticeship providers. This year marks significant changes and an incredible opportunity for apprenticeship programmes. The introduction of the levy will more than double the size of the sector to almost £3 billion per year. With this change comes increased competition. Apprenticeship providers that thrive in this new…

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Launch of our new apprenticeship platform

Launch of our new apprenticeship platform. MWS are thrilled to announce the launch of our new apprenticeship platform. As providers contemplate the increased opportunities – and competition – heralded by the Apprenticeship Levy, Aptem offers a transformative tech-first approach to delivery. With the Aptem Collaboration Centre at its centre, Aptem ensures that every participant can see…

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A look back at the ‘2 years on’ awards evening

A look back at the ‘2 years on’ awards evening.   Black Country Talent Match is a 5 year project supporting young adults who have been out of work, education or training for a minimum of six months. Talent Match provides guidance to those who require additional support to overcome specific barriers to employment.  …

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The place to achieve your hopes and dreams

The place to achieve your hopes and dreams. We are proud to announce that Chelmsford College have renewed their contract with MWS Technology. The quality and choice of courses on offer and the results that the college obtain makes it “amongst the highest in Essex and East Anglia”. With such a regard for quality, we…

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Year two with Stockton Riverside College

Year two with Stockton Riverside College.   One of Stockton Riverside’s values is “building real skills for real jobs” – with the support of a system such as Aptem this is much easier to achieve. Study Programmes need blended employability Planned Learning Hours, evidence of learning, skills assessment, CV creation, work related activities and / or…

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29,000 homes in Nottingham with access to Aptem

29,000 homes in Nottingham with access to Aptem. A big thank you to Nottingham City Homes for selecting our software to deliver their employability training. Tenants across 29,000 homes will have all the necessary tools, including award-winning eLearning, to build their confidence, increase their skills and improve their lives. “All of our tenants have different…

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MWS Technology highly commended by ERSA

MWS Technology highly commended by ERSA. When a word or phrase is overused it begins to lose its meaning – a prime example of this in the world of technology is ‘innovative’. However, when you are presented with an accolade by a highly respected trade association such as ERSA, being described as innovative is an…

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MyWorkSearch is an ERSA Employability Award Finalist

MyWorkSearch is an ERSA Employability Award Finalist.   The ERSA Employability Awards are the most respected in the industry and the Innovation category is hotly fought after. We are therefore thrilled and proud to be one of only four organisations shortlisted for the award this year. This is no mean feat. The Innovation Award is…

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Nudging increases job vacancy follow ups by over 30%

Nudging increases job vacancy follow ups by over 30%. You may be aware that the MyWorkSearch platform has our unique Nudge Engine® – a mechanism to suggest activities or next steps based upon previous usage patterns or an individual’s characteristics. We switched on daily new vacancy nudging and also nudges based on a person searching…

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A new partnership

A new partnership.   City College Coventry have recently launched MyWorkSearch at their Advice, Information and Guidance Centre. Career coaches use the system to support adult learners and students with their job search. Our Advice Centre allows individuals to build their skills in areas such as looking for jobs, developing their mindset and nailing that…

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A GOOD college with OUTSTANDING provision in Engineering

A GOOD college with OUTSTANDING provision in Engineering. There are many reasons for Furness College, whom we support with their employability programmes, to be proud of themselves. Ofsted reports Furness is a good college with outstanding provision in engineering. Successful outcomes for functional skills students (16-18) surpass the average. Furthermore, when it comes to apprenticeships, an…

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