Apprenticeships Information Ambassadors Network

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-11-19
Session date: 
November 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/4292
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How will the £100,000 allocated to the Apprenticeships Information Ambassadors Network, as agreed in DD1266, be spent in its promotion of apprenticeships in schools?

Answer

Answer for Apprenticeships Information Ambassadors Network

Answer for Apprenticeships Information Ambassadors Network

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The GLA has grant funded the London Work-based Learning Alliance for the delivery of the Apprenticeships Information Ambassadors Network (AIAN). The funding will be used to deliver the following promotional activities;

•              The creation of a dedicated Ambassador website linked to the London National Careers service.

•              The production of marketing collateral promoting apprenticeships for the distribution to schools and sixth forms across London.

•              AIAN Ambassadors will visit 75% of schools across London to promote apprenticeships.

•              AIAN Ambassadors will also visit 50 non-school venues that work with young people.