West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges

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8 December 2015

LEP Invests Over £1 Million into Training Local Businesses

Businesses from Harrogate to Barnsley are benefitting from training grants totalling over £1 million thanks to the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The funding has supported the training of over 2,000 individuals within almost 300 businesses across the region. One business that has secured funding through the LEP’ s…

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8 December 2015

WYCC Principals Discuss FE Impact at Recent LEP Dinner

Roger Marsh, Chair of the LEP, Joanne Roney, Chief Executive from Wakefield College and Skills Lead for the WCA, met with principals from the West Yorkshire Consortium of College including wider Leeds City Region colleges at Leeds City College’s Printworks Food Academy. Colin Booth welcomed the LEP to the college and praised…

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8 December 2015

WYCC Attends AoC National Conference

AoC – The AoC conference gave the West Yorkshire Principals an opportunity to meet with each other as well as network with other principals from across the country. The West Yorkshire group met on several occasions including the Gala Dinner at which student of the year was announced. There were…

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23 May 2018

New Skills Service to launch at conference

This year's Leeds City Region Skills Network conference, The Future of Workforce Skills, will include the launch of a new Skills Service run by the…

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11 April 2018

CIPD launches first comprehensive measure of job quality in the UK

Over-worked managers and under-supported staff casts a shadow over workforce happiness Two-thirds of workers (64%) are satisfied with their job overall, with just one in…

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