Period 1 April 2017 – 31 March 2018
Prescribed groups and public sector bodies with 250 or more staff in England have a target to employ an average of at least 2.3% of their staff as new apprentice starts over the periods of 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2021. Bodies in scope, must have regard to the target.
The submission for the period 1 April 2017 – 31 March 2018 – has been uploaded to the National Apprentice Service portal / Department for Education.
This document provides a summary of the information submitted at the Data Publication Section of the return and has been compiled in conjunction with the guidance document entitled “Meeting the Public Sector Apprenticeship Target – Statutory guidance for bodies in scope of the Public Sector Apprenticeship Target.”
|Figure A||The number of employees whose employment in England by the body began in the reporting period in question||4451|
|Figure B||The number of apprentices who began to work for the body in that period and whose apprenticeship agreements also began in that period.||150|
|Figure C||The number of employees employed in England that the body has at the end of that period||27272|
|Figure D||The number of apprentices who work for the body at the end of that period||153|
|Figure E||Figure B expressed as a percentage of Figure A||3.3%|
|Figure F||Figure D expressed as a percentage of Figure C||0.6%|
|Figure G||The number of apprentices who worked for the body immediately before that period||50|
|Figure H||Headcount on the day before the first day of each reporting period in the target period||27272|
|Figure I||Figure B expressed as a percentage of Figure H||0.5%|