Greater Lincolnshire Public Service Compact

Apprenticeships: Where are We Now?

18th September 2019 – Morning Event

Venue – Lincoln College, Monks Road, Lincoln

(This event is kindly supported by the Greater Lincolnshire LEP’s Employment and Skills Board)

 

09.30               Registration with coffee served upon arrival 

 

09.50               Welcome and introductions from Paul Collins the Chair of the Greater Lincolnshire Public Service Compact Steering Group and Clare Hughes the Skills Manager from the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership

 

10.00               Apprenticeships: Where are we now? The Keynote address from Professor Sharon Green of the University of Lincoln

 

10.30               The transfer of the levy (to non levy paying organisations) Mark Coulson a National Account Manager for the Education and Skills Funding Agency

 

10.45               End point assessments an update: A training providers perspective – what is going well and where there are issues by Emma Innesbeer of Lincoln College

 

11.00               Higher Level and Degree Level Apprenticeships: A presentation from Chris Donkin the facilitator for the Greater Lincolnshire Public Service Compact

 

11.15               COFFEE and NETWORKING

 

11.40               Industry Placements: A presentation from Bev Moxon of the Department for Education

 

12.00               Attracting young people to Apprenticeships in the public sector:

 A presentation from two of the winners of the Lincolnshire Public Service Apprentice of the Year Awards 2018

 

12.15               Preparations for the Lincolnshire Public Service Apprentice of the Year Awards 2019 – How to get involved: A presentation from Paul Collins

 

12.30               The plenary: Q and A session - Questions for the panel (The presenters will be joined by expert guests)

 

13.00               The event concludes with a buffet lunch