Sector events this week!

Amazing Apprenticeships/Youth Employment UK: Developing Quality Apprenticeships Conference Series Supporting young, disadvantaged people into apprenticeships, 19 October, full details, other dates and to register see here. Not only is it the right thing to do, but with 77% of millennials and genZ wanting to work with inclusive organisations, supporting young, disadvantaged people widens the talent pool and strengthens […]

ELITE Employer Event: Rising to the Challenge


ELITE are hosting ‘Rising to the Challenge’ – an employer event promoting equality in the workplace. The event is aimed at supporting employers in hiring and retaining people with disabilities and difficulties in these uncertain times. The event with be held on Zoom 5th October between 10am – 12.30pm and have the following speakers scheduled; […]

IEP Digital Technology Conference

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To register for this event, click here. Following the success of our inaugural event last year IEP are delighted to once again be bringing you the IEP Digital Technology Conference, sponsored by our partners Cognisoft, a leading provider of web-based software solutions for government funded training, employability and skills providers across England, Scotland and Wales. […]

An Audience with Matthew Fell – The Revolution of Work

Matthew Fell of the Confederation of British Industry and the University of Leeds’s Nexus group are presenting exclusive findings on the impact of COVID-19 on innovation, collaboration, and future ways of working. Join CBI’s Chief UK Policy Director, Matthew Fell, and Nexus (University of Leeds) to hear exclusive findings from The Revolution of Work – […]

Events for the sector

ERSA Partnership

SAVE THE DATE(S) Webinar: How well has the benefits system coped during COVID-19? 10 November, 2pm The Welfare at a (social) distance project Forum: Secure Homes & Work, sponsored by Cognisoft, 17 November @ 11am  Chaired by ERSA Board Member Nick Parker, Vestia with contributions from Communities that Work, Cognisoft and new CAEHRS Framework partnership PORTRUS (newly formed partnership between Pinnacle […]

Employment services sector recognised in 2018 New Year’s Honours List


Teresa Scott, the founder of career support specialist Kennedy Scott, has been awarded an OBE for her services to entrepreneurship and employability in the 2018 New Year’s Honours List.  ERSA – the representative body for the employment support sector – has warmly welcomed Teresa’s achievement.  Kennedy Scott is amongst a number of ERSA members to […]