The new apprenticeship levy will come into effect on 6 April 2017 and will hit all academy trusts with a pay bill in excess of £3m. However it could be seen as a valuable opportunity to engage in the apprenticeship programme. To utilise the benefits, early preparation is vital; understanding the impact on your academy, ensuring your systems can deal with the mechanism of applying the levy, reviewing remunerations strategies and training strategies to maximise use of the levy.
Download the full report for practical solutions and advice on how to prepare your academy trust for the apprentice levy, the report includes:
- What is the apprenticeship levy?
- Who will need to pay the levy?
- How to use the levy as an opportunity?
- Recent changes
Find out more about preparing for the apprenticeship levy.