Employment and Skills News

Bringing you the latest Employment and Skills news in the Liverpool City Region.

19 Jun

Thousands of Liverpool residents get career inspiration at the Liverpool City Region Skills Show

Over 4,000 young people, teachers, parents and residents found out more about apprenticeships and other career paths at the Liverpool City Region Skills Show earlier this week......

13 Jun

Regional mayors’ skills summit calls for further devolution

England’s directly-elected regional mayors will meet in Liverpool today to call on the government for greater devolution of powers and funding over skills...

12 Jun

Bus driver training drives up satisfaction levels

A pioneering customer service course for bus drivers has helped slash complaints and drive up passenger numbers and satisfaction levels for bus services in the Liverpool City Region....

8 May

Steve Rotheram marks first anniversary as Metro Mayor by celebrating the Combined Authority’s record of delivery

The Metro Mayor has marked the first anniversary of his election as the first Metro Mayor and the creation of a Mayoral Combined Authority by celebrating the achievements of the Combined Authority over the last year....

23 Apr

Liverpool City Region Apprenticeship Awards 2018 Announced

As part of the forthcoming Liverpool City Region Skills Show in June, the LCR Apprenticeship Hub are very pleased to announce the launch of the Liverpool City Region Apprenticeship Awards 2018......

23 Apr

Liverpool City Region Skills Show 2018

Visit THE careers, jobs, skills and apprenticeship event on Monday 18th June 2018......

12 Mar

Liverpool City Region approves new Skills Strategy to drive inclusive growth

“This strategy sets out a high-level vision for how we can reform our skills system..."...

8 Mar

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Launches Plan to Increase Apprenticeships

As part of National Apprenticeships Week, Liverpool City Region has published its Apprenticeship Growth Plan setting out how it will increase the number of apprenticeships over the next three years....

26 Feb

Steve Rotheram launches £4.5m initiative to help households into work

A team of 24 advocates who will help 800 unemployed families into work across the Liverpool City Region have started a two-week induction programme at the Combined Authority......

1 Feb

Steve Rotheram calls on government to engage with the Liverpool City Region on education and skills devolution

“Without a focus on education and skills, the gap between the North and London will continue to grow..."...