Category Archives: Schools and colleges

Events offer apprenticeship advice to hundreds of young people

MORE than 800 young people and their parents and carers were given an insight into the world of work as part of National Apprenticeship Week.

East Sussex County Council, in partnership with Apprenticeships in Sussex, hosted events in Eastbourne and Hastings, giving hundreds of young people the chance to find out if apprenticeships and traineeships were right for them. Continue reading

School campaign targets term-time holidays

School attendance poster - 'Fancy a Holiday?'PARENTS who take their children on holiday in term time are being targeted in the latest phase of a hard-hitting campaign.

The latest stage in East Sussex County Council’s Get A Grip campaign, which highlights the detrimental impact of absence on children’s education, is being promoted through radio and bus advertising. Continue reading