The recent announcement from the ESFA (Education and Skills Funding Agency) has confirmed SMEs (small and medium enterprises, those that do not pay the apprenticeship levy) can access the apprenticeship service from January 2020.
SME’s now have the same benefits as larger organisations to develop their front line managers through funded accredited management diploma qualifications aligned to front line management apprenticeships.
Using the Team Leader/ Supervisor level 3 apprenticeship funding and structure to access the Level 3 Diploma in Management is a productive and effective way for any business to grow talent and develop a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce.
Investing time into your current and aspiring team leaders or supervisors will help them to feel valued and engaged with your business, and help them to lead high performing teams.
Your team leaders, front line and aspiring managers will develop knowledge skills and behaviours in the following areas: