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  1. Mayor of West Yorkshire announces statement on Careers Education, Information and Guidance

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    • 09 February 2022

    Tracy Brabin, Mayor of West Yorkshire has announced a statement on Careers Education, Information and Guidance for West Yorkshire and asks providers bidding for the Yorkshire and Humber National Careers Service contract to work strategically with the Combined Authority to ensure we can support them in improving outcomes for West Yorkshire’s diverse residents and labour market.

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  2. Thinking about hiring an apprentice? Here’s 3 reasons why you should

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    • 09 February 2022

    National Apprenticeship Week is coming up (7th - 13th February), offering an opportunity to recognise the important role apprentices play in helping businesses grow and their potential to address skills shortages in the UK. There are currently 2100 apprenticeships available in West Yorkshire alone, with 6300 businesses having hosted an apprentice in the 2020/21 academic year.

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  3. Strategic Growth Survey report

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    • 14 January 2022

    The first Strategic Growth Survey report is now available. The report provides a six-monthly snapshot of business optimism and looks specifically at the obstacles that businesses face and how these change over time.

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