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Degree Apprenticeship National Conference: Delivering Quality and Social Mobility

Date: Wednesday 27 June 2018
Time: 10.30 AM to 05.00 PM
Venue: Charles Street Building

Join us on 27 June at our high profile National Conference on Higher and Degree Apprenticeships.

We'll be joined by leading employer partners and experts from across the further and higher education sector exploring two core themes: delivering quality provision and social mobility.

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The event is presented in partnership with the University Vocational Awards Council and Emerald Publications.

We welcome a forward-thinking audience to explore best practice in apprenticeship work-based learning, collaborative partnerships and innovative employer-driven programmes.

We will also raise the debate around widening participation in higher education – are apprenticeships the catalyst to a step change in social mobility.

Keynote speakers and panel members

  • Dame Fiona Kendrick, Deputy Chair of the Institute for Apprenticeships and Chair of Nestlé UK and Ireland
  • Professor Chris Husbands MA, PhD, PGCE, Sheffield Hallam University Vice-Chancellor and Inaugural Chair of the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
  • Anna Bird, Head of Policy, Early Years and Post-16 Education, Social Mobility Commission
  • Nicola Turner MBE, Head of Skills, Office for Students

Learn more

Find out more about how higher and degree apprenticeships can have a positive impact on your business. You can also read about funding and incentives or explore other useful information, including policies and FAQs.

Get in touch

If you have any questions, email apprenticeships@shu.ac.uk or phone 0114 225 5000 to speak to our apprenticeships team.

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