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Mar
04

A day in the life of a teaching assistant (TA)

  Top tips for becoming a teaching assistant, including the dos and don’ts. Know your role Your main job role is supporting students who need assistance. This could be underachieving students, students with behavioural issues or pupils with Special Educational Needs. You should be aware of the policies and procedures, including safeguarding, behaviour and personal […]

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Feb
13

Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG)

What is IAG? Information, advice and guidance activities help individuals to gain information about opportunities open to them about learning or work. One can get information, advice or guidance on different issues such as housing, benefits, debt, child care, health and so on. A good information, advice or guidance (IAG) session with an advisor would […]

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Jan
30

Important things to consider when hiring a training room or meeting venue

Venue hire is not just about finding somewhere with four walls, a table and chairs. There are other essentials that make a room suitable for holding an important board meeting, training event, seminar or networking event. As a provider of training rooms or meeting rooms in Greater Manchester, The Training Brokers know exactly what organisations […]

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Jan
29

Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

Are you dreaming of getting into construction? Are you a training manager who needs to convert bright and willing newbies into working construction professionals? Are you someone who fancies a change in career and is drawn to the unique challenges and rewards of construction? Are you a seasoned contractor looking to start your own construction […]

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Jan
11

Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

It was not until 1974 that the Health and Safety Act came into effect and before that about 8 million employees had no legal safety protection. This was put in place to introduce and to promote high safety standards in the workplace. The act places responsibility on the employer as well as the employee to […]

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Jan
07

Careers Education and Information, Advice and Guidance

Careers Education and Information, Advice and Guidance (CE/IAG)  IAG is an acronym for Information, Advice or Guidance and CE/IAG is Careers, Education and Information, Advice or Guidance.   In December 2017, the Government launched its “Careers strategy: making the most of everyone’s skills and talents”.  This careers strategy is part of the Government’s plan to make Britain […]

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Jan
02

  Mental Health and Working in the sector Research shows that almost 25 per cent of the adults in the United Kingdom experience mental health problems at a particular year. From this, about 35 per cent of them experiences a serious mental condition that affects their quality of life. From these cases, mental health care […]

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