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September Open Days 2017

September Open Days 2017

Didn’t get the GCSE grades you need? Missed out on College or sixth Form? Unsure of your next step? Come along to the KT&A Open Day to find out what you could achieve with us. We will help you get on the path to success. Learn how you can gain qualifications, skills and work experience to get […]

Website Improvement: An easier way to apply for vacancies

Website Improvement: An easier way to apply for vacancies

For the last few months we’ve been working behind the scenes to streamline our Vacancy Application process, and we are delighted to announce that our brand new application form is now live. To try out the new form simply browse one of our current vacancies and click either of the “apply now” buttons at the […]

Understanding The New Apprenticeship Levy in 2017

Understanding The New Apprenticeship Levy in 2017

To help employers make sense of the Apprenticeship Levy Changes, we’ve put together a concise guide answering some of the most frequently asked questions ahead of 2017. If you have any further questions after reading this guide please do get in touch either via the contact page or via the links at the bottom of the page. […]

Our Sittingbourne KT&A Centre is moving

Our Sittingbourne KT&A Centre is moving

As part of a Kent County Council property review, from the start of the next academic year in September 2017 we will be operating from Units A/B London Road, Sittingbourne ME10 1SX. These new premises offer modern, air conditioned classroom facilities and are located close to public transport links. We shall continue to provide you […]

February’s Apprentice of the Month – Hayley Forsdyke

February’s Apprentice of the Month – Hayley Forsdyke

Our Apprentice of the Month award returned in February, and we’ve had some superb nominations. This gave employers around the county a chance to reward their Apprentice for all of their hard work and dedication by putting them forward for a chance of winning a £20 cinema voucher, as well as receiving recognition from us. February’s prize was awarded […]

National Minimum Wage Increase – 1st April 2017

National Minimum Wage Increase – 1st April 2017

From the 1st April 2017, the National Minimum wage for Apprentices will increase from £3.40 to £3.50. This represents yet another decent pay bump, with the National Minimum Wage sitting as low as £2.73 only a few years ago. The changes are set to be introduced ahead of Apprenticeship Reform which will see significant changes […]

Open Evenings – March 2017

Open Evenings – March 2017

Are you unsure of your next step, didn’t get the grades you wanted or are taking a gap year? Join us on our open day to find out how you can gain qualifications, skills and work experience to get you ahead. Maths and English Functional Skills to GCSE, Employability Award, NVQ City and Guilds, Traineeships […]

Some kind words about one of our Apprentices

As we currently have over 450 Apprentices placed across the county in all types of industries, it can be tough to keep track of how much every Apprentice is getting on, so it’s great when a business reaches out to us to tell us how pleased they are with their Apprentice. This happened last week […]