A number of professional bodies and professional firms including the Big Four have joined together to develop the new professional accountancy standard, an apprenticeship scheme aiming at attra
Today’s lowdown also features Treasury plans to extend pension freedoms and news that the apprenticeship levy will hit public bodies.
The Chancellor revealed plans to increase the living wage and apprenticeship, which will be seen as a boost for low paid workers and people looking to get into work.
One in four employers in finance and accounting offer apprenticeships and about half believe they provide faster career progression than a degree, a new survey reveals.
Apprenticeships are an increasingly important part of the government’s long term plan for improved workforce development and enhanced productivity in the UK, expla
Alex Miller takes a look at the drivers for the rising popularity of apprenticeships in the profession. ALEX MILLER reports
The accountancy sector is to be included in the latest government-backed apprenticeship scheme, business secretary Vince Cable has announced.