8 04, 2019

Are you utilising the full potential of your Apprenticeship Levy?

2019-04-08T09:14:36+00:00

The Apprenticeship Levy is a government scheme that was introduced in 2017, with the objective to encourage more businesses to get behind the ideology of apprenticeships at both entry-level and for current employees. If your business meets the required criteria, you will make a monthly contribution into a secure account, which can be used for [...]

Are you utilising the full potential of your Apprenticeship Levy? 2019-04-08T09:14:36+00:00
26 06, 2018

The true cost of employee training and development

2018-06-26T16:26:25+00:00

As an employer, you have various legal responsibilities which you should fulfil. Offering your employees a workplace pension and ensuring adequate break times are just a few. But what about providing training and development plans for your teams? Here, Solvo Vir examines where workplace training should sit on your list of employer responsibilities, the cost [...]

The true cost of employee training and development 2018-06-26T16:26:25+00:00
26 04, 2018

Employers find support in Apprenticeship Levy consultancy

2018-06-11T10:52:01+00:00

Over the past year that the Apprenticeship Levy funding scheme has been operating, we have encountered various reports and studies in the media that suggest this opportunity has been widely overlooked by employers who believe that the system is unworkable. At Solvo Vir, we offer an Apprenticeship Levy consultancy service to support employers who [...]

Employers find support in Apprenticeship Levy consultancy 2018-06-11T10:52:01+00:00
6 03, 2018

What can the Apprenticeship Levy be used for?

2019-08-20T13:56:42+00:00

To upskill your teams and strengthen your business. It's as simple as that. The Apprenticeship Levy might seem like a complicated scheme and daunting to implement, but as an employer with a successful business, all you really need to know is this: access to Levy funding will allow you to build on existing talents, [...]

What can the Apprenticeship Levy be used for? 2019-08-20T13:56:42+00:00
5 02, 2018

Why Manchester businesses could benefit from an upskilled workforce

2018-06-11T10:41:24+00:00

Many businesses across Manchester are reportedly facing a talent shortage. Particularly across the recruitment sector. At Solvo Vir, we recognise that many independent recruitment firms throughout the city centre are on the lookout for more industry recognised skills. The talent pool has diminished in recent years, due in part to younger individuals veering towards [...]

Why Manchester businesses could benefit from an upskilled workforce 2018-06-11T10:41:24+00:00
3 01, 2018

Is there a talent shortage in your sector?

2018-06-11T09:44:07+00:00

According to a recent report from Bullhorn, many industries are facing a talent shortage. Is your business one of them? If there is a talent shortage in your sector, apprenticeships offer an excellent solution. Offering apprenticeship training helps your business keep up with the talent churn, whilst increasing your headcount with qualified individuals. Apprenticeships [...]

Is there a talent shortage in your sector? 2018-06-11T09:44:07+00:00
21 12, 2017

Recruitment Apprenticeship Funding Approved

2018-06-11T09:38:33+00:00

It was announced today that the government has approved recruitment apprenticeships funding for two apprenticeships. This means that employers who have been paying the Apprenticeship Levy since May can now access their funds and spend them on training staff in recruitment roles. The two apprenticeships that have been approved for funding by the Department [...]

Recruitment Apprenticeship Funding Approved 2018-06-11T09:38:33+00:00
5 04, 2017

Solvo Vir approved for inclusion in the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers (RoATP)

2018-06-11T08:46:16+00:00

Solvo Vir approved for inclusion in the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers (RoATP) 2018-06-11T08:46:16+00:00