Bexley’s Apprenticeship Event – Monday 6th March 2017

Bexley’s Apprenticeship Event – Monday 6th March 2017

Bexley’s annual apprenticeship event takes place on Monday 6th March 2017 at the Civic Offices in Bexleyheath.
If you’re a young person considering your post-16 education options, or looking at alternatives to university, come along to the event. You’ll get to find out more about the different apprenticeship opportunities in Bexley, speak with colleges, training providers and employers about the apprenticeships they offer and see Bexley’s current apprenticeship opportunities.

Bexley Business Excellence Awards 2017 – Top Tips Workshop

Bexley Business Excellence Awards 2017 – Top Tips Workshop

Are you entering your business into the 2017 Bexley Business Excellence Awards? If so, Bexley for Business and White Label are holding a workshop where you can find out all you need to know about entering this years awards.

You’ll have the opportunity to ask any questions you might have about categories and criteria and to chat with an awards entries pro! Space on this workshop are limited, so click “Read more” for further information including how to reserve your space.

The Bexley Skills Charter is live! Show your support today.

The Bexley Skills Charter is live! Show your support today.

The Bexley Skills Charter went live on 18 January 2017, alongside the launch of the 2017 Bexley Business Excellence Awards.

2017 Charter Champion ITRM Ltd received their Skills Charter Champion certificate and thirty businesses showed their support on the night by signing our Day 1 Supporter Charter Board.

Read more to see if you recognise any of our supporters and don’t forget to become a #supporter too.

Bexley Active Claimant Count Update – December 2016

Bexley Active Claimant Count Update – December 2016

Data released today by the Office for National Statistics shows an unseasonal increase in Bexley’s active claimant count and dashing hopes that the borough would return to a sub-2,000 active claimant count before the end of the calendar year.

Under the headline data, December 2016 is the second consecutive month with a fall in the estimated number of residents claiming Universal Credit (the benefit that is replacing Job Seekers Allowance). Read more for additional detail on this month’s data release.

Introducing the 2017 Skills Charter Champion – ITRM Ltd

Introducing the 2017 Skills Charter Champion – ITRM Ltd

Following their great success at the 2016 Bexley Business Excellence Awards, we are delighted to announce ITRM Ltd as our 2017 Bexley Skills Charter Champion.

By already being committed to developing a skilled workforce, providing a culture of continuous learning and development and having a thriving business (all desired outcomes of the Charter) ITRM was a natural choice to be the first Bexley Skills Charter Champion. Read more to find out a little more about this year’s Charter Champion.