Making Apprenticeships Work! | CIPD North East of England

Date: October 11, 2018
Start Time: 08:30:00
Location: Newcastle Building Society, 1 Cobalt Parkway, Cobalt Business Park, NE28 9EJ

Join us to learn about and share good practice on how to make apprenticeships work!
This CIPD North East of England event is kindly hosted and sponsored by Newcastle Building Society at their offices at Silverlink.

An interactive event where CIPD members can;

Listen to the panel share their experiences and lessons learnt
Engage in round table discussions supported by members of the North East Apprenticeship Ambassador Network
Take away ideas and learn from established good practices
This event will be of particular value to CIPD members from any size or type of organisation [and particularly SMEs] who are either currently working with apprenticeship programmes, interested in learning more about how apprenticeships can help address skills shortages and wish to network with colleagues.

Panel Members to include;

Kirsten Lightfoot, Head of Leadership Development, Newcastle Building Society, winners of Excellence in Resourcing and Talent Management, CIPD North East of England HR&D Awards 2018
Isabel Mellefont, Head of Internal Controls and Compliance,, winners of the Apprentice Award for Durham, Sunderland and South Tyneside, North East Business Awards 2018
Sean Hawdon, CIO Degree Apprentice,
Lt Col Andrew Black REME, Engagement Officer North of England
Chris Wiper – L&D Manager, Sterling Pharma Solutions Ltd, winners of the Apprentice Award for Northumberland and Tyneside, North East Business Awards 2018
Di Keller, Diversity and Inclusion Specialist

08.30 – 09.00 – Arrival, refreshments and networking

09.00 – 10.00 – Panel presentation

10.00 – 10.15 – Break

10.15 – 11.15 – Round table discussion

11.15 – 11.45 – Q&A’s and closing summary

12.00 – Finish

There is free parking onsite, please park in the multi-story car park.

CIPD Members – a non-refundable £5 booking fee will be charged at booking* please bring your membership card with you for registration
Non-Members are welcome to attend – a non-refundable £25 booking fee will be charged at booking

*Due to high levels of non-attendance at events, and the subsequent impact on Branch funds, we are implementing a nominal booking fee. Following your feedback, we are also making tickets available for your guests or other non-members at a non-subsidised rate.

Limited availability – please book early to avoid disappointment