Former apprentice Luke secures directorship at Fareham firm after ‘action-packed’ 12-year tenure

Back in 2012, Luke Haskell joined the team at TJ Waste & Recycling in Fareham as an apprentice marketing and sales assistant. He’s since made the jump to marketing... READ MORE »

Matrix IT take on new apprentices Josh and Kayleigh in bid to address regional skills gap

The team at Fareham-based Matrix IT have welcomed support technician Josh Francis, 21, and operations administrator Kayleigh Tozer, 19. Josh and Kayleigh are the 18th and... READ MORE »

Students given a taste of the working world in National Apprenticeship Week 2024

Solent Partners Career Hub has been giving students a taste of the world of work as part of National Apprenticeship Week. Solent Partners Chair Rachael Randall said... READ MORE »

‘The sky’s no longer the limit’ - BAE & Portsmouth Uni launch UK’s first space degree apprenticeship

The University of Portsmouth is set to offer the UK’s first ever degree apprenticeship for space systems engineers in conjunction with Hampshire-based BAE Systems... READ MORE »

Dragon’s Den star & Solent University chancellor Theo Paphitis weighs in on degree apprenticeships

National Apprenticeship Week is officially underway, and Solent University in Southampton is singing the virtues of higher and degree apprenticeships. The university... READ MORE »

Portsmouth Uni invests £272k in new degree apprenticeships for scientists, marketers & ODPs

The University of Portsmouth is set to launch three new degree apprenticeship programmes this September after securing £272,000 from the Office of Students (OfS)... READ MORE »

STEM Returners starts second programme with EDF

STEM Returners has launched its second returner programme with EDF, aiming to help candidates with a background in STEM return to work after a career break. The new... READ MORE »

STEM Returners signs Tech Talent Charter to boost the sector’s talent pipeline

Southampton-based STEM Returners, a pioneering organisation facilitating career comebacks for STEM professionals, has joined the national Tech Talent Charter in a... READ MORE »

‘We’re people-first, data-second’ - Sam goes for growth as her consultancy rebrands to DataFit

After setting up her business SJG Data Consultancy in May 2022, Sam Gaskell has big plans for expansion under the company’s new name – DataFit. The Hook-based firm... READ MORE »

Digital marketing, logistics, hospitality - all skills covered by Solent Partners’ new free bootcamps

Solent Partners are launching a series of skills bootcamps offering participants free and flexible training across a variety of industries to help develop their careers... READ MORE »