Work Placement at Mploy Solutions
We have just said goodbye to Emily Hitchen who joined us for her 5 week work placement. Emily is a student at the University of Chester in her second year studying Events Management & Marketing and joined our Operations Team to gain some valuable experience helping to put theory in to practice. Here’s Emily’s […]
Jobs of the Future
Approximately 50% of young people will occupy a job that is yet to even be created, that’s according to the World Economic Fund. It begs the question, how can we properly prepare learners for a landscape that is impossible to anticipate? Well, let’s focus on the skills that have been and always will be critical […]
Why go Digital with Work Experience Programmes?
You may have noticed that the new academic year has seen the launch of MAPS – our new digital platform. It’s been quite a journey from idea to delivery. Introducing a platform that is user friendly and streamlined yet able to handle the complexities of work placements for students, colleges, schools and employers is no […]
CASE STUDY – From Year 10 fast forward to an Apprenticeship!
From being a Year 10 student on an Alternative Provision curriculum at The Whitby High School, Connor Smith is now working in Construction for Alan Williams Builders Ltd, Ellesmere Port and undertaking a Level 2 qualification in Construction Skills. So how did this all happen? Connor was always interested in construction as a future career […]
Engineering Our Future
With demand for engineering skills increasing and a changing political and economic landscape, it is essential that we encourage young people to study STEM subjects and pursue engineering-related qualifications. A recent study released in 2018 by Engineering UK found that the amount of young people aged 11 to 19 who would consider a career in […]