Why Adult Education is Like Fishing

Why Adult Education is Like Fishing

Dimple Khagram, Founder of Skill-Skill Serve Training Ltd explains why she is passionate about adult education.  One of my favourite proverbs is, ‘You give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. You teach him to fish and you give him an occupation that will feed him...
5 Reasons To Be A Teaching Assistant

5 Reasons To Be A Teaching Assistant

You might be interested in training as a Teaching Assistant but unsure whether it’s right for you. We asked some of our students what attracted them to working in a school and what they think the best things are about being a TA. Here’s what they said. Being a TA is...
FREE – STLS Courses

FREE – STLS Courses

Skill-Serve Training currently offer a limited number of FREE courses for Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools for people who want to become Teaching Assistants.   There are available on a first-come first-serve basis. If you would like to pay for the...
Apprenticeship Levy  –  The Employers Payroll Tax

Apprenticeship Levy – The Employers Payroll Tax

Apprenticeships Levy information The government has made some changes on how apprenticeships are funded. From May 2017 all large employers ( £3 million & above wage bill) will pay a 0.5% on everything over £3 million to HMRC. The Levy will be deducted by HMRC and...
Apprenticeships – New Rules Apply

Apprenticeships – New Rules Apply

Employers are you ready? Levy-paying employers You will be asked to negotiate and agree a price with the training provider you have chosen from the approved register. This price will cover the delivery of apprenticeship training towards a specific standard or...