News

on 16 Aug 2016

Research provides policy lesson ahead of post-Brexit job figures

Increasing the amount of job search that jobseekers do increases their chances of finding work and leaving benefit but delivering this under an intensive supervision model for up to 35 hours a week

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on 12 Aug 2016

Learning and Work responds to Apprenticeship funding announcements

Learning and Work Institute responds to today's apprenticeship funding announcements from the Department for Education:

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on 01 Aug 2016

Pioneering prison learning pilot shows signs of success

A new curriculum trialled in three women’s prisons, led by the Learning and Work Institute, shows positive results and will be made available more widely.

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Housing

on 26 Jul 2016

US inspired programme to boost housing tenant employment

Learning and work Institute launch a US inspired programme to boost employment amongst social housing tenants.

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on 22 Jul 2016

Young adult carers need access to learning and employment.

Learning and Work Institute is calling for better access to learning and employment for young adult carers, responding to the Department of Health’s consultation on a new Carers Strategy.

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on 19 Jul 2016

New Chief Executive at Learning and Work Institute

Stephen EvansStephen Evans will take over in September as CEO at Learnin

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on 14 Jul 2016

A new chapter with a new Secretary of State

David Hughes responds to the appointment of Justine Green as Secretary of State for Education, with responsibility for futher and higher education; and apprenticeships. 

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on 11 Jul 2016

L&W response to disability apprenticeship recommendations

David Hughes, Learning and Work Institute chief executive, responds to recommendations from Paul Maynard's taskforce on access to apprenticeships for those with disabilities. 

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on 08 Jul 2016

Learning and Work Institute respond to Sainsbury Review and Skills Plan

The government has today (Friday 8 July) published the Post-16 Skill

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