03 APR 2020
WorldSkills UK Chief Executive Dr Neil Bentley-Gockmann OBE responds to Sir Charlie Mayfield’s comment ‘In extraordinary times, we must grab chance to develop new skills’ (Times.co.uk, 3 April).
12 MAR 2020
A new report published today (12 March 2020) by The Social Innovation Partnership (TSIP), ‘Championing difference for a better workforce’, sets out recommendations of how to increase diversity and inclusion in WorldSkills UK Competitions.
02 MAR 2020
From today, students and apprentices can register for WorldSkills UK Competitions in over 60 skills, offering a fantastic opportunity to test their skills against others across the country.
27 FEB 2020
It was announced today (27 February 2020) that WorldSkills UK is launching the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence, with the aim of mainstreaming excellence in skills development across the UK. The Centre is being partnered and funded by education and skills charity NCFE.
26 FEB 2020
The latest WorldSkills UK Productivity Lab event – Raising the status of technical education: what can the UK learn from other countries - took place today (26 February 2020) at RICS’ headquarters in London.
24 FEB 2020
On Friday 21 February the President and Chair of WorldSkills International, Jos de Goey, sadly passed away.
06 FEB 2020
WorldSkills UK, the education and skills charity, has announced that Brian Doran, Principal and Chief Executive of Southern Regional College, with campuses in counties Armagh and Down in Northern Ireland, has joined its Board of Trustees.
27 JAN 2020
Paul Sowerby, Key Stage 5 Curriculum Lead at Catcote Academy Sixth Form, was awarded the Programme/Initiative of the Year award – sponsored by Access: VFX – at the Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards hosted in November.
14 JAN 2020
The shortlist for the new WorldSkills Unsung Hero category at the Tes FE Awards has been announced.
13 JAN 2020
The Girls’ Network was recently awarded the Network of the Year award - sponsored by BAE Systems - at the Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards hosted in November.