The CBI’s Education Sector Update is back, a roundup of the latest and most useful CBI updates for all those working within and around the education sector.
We know it’s been both a challenging and uncertain period for the sector since our last update as a result of the pandemic. Over the summer we’ve been working closely with government and members to ensure that jobs, skills and opportunities (particularly for young people) are at the heart of government’s plans to build back better, as set out in our letter to the Prime Minister. We’ve supported government to launch a number of its flagship schemes, including the Kickstart Scheme and development of its apprenticeship support package.
CBI continues to influence the design of the government’s support package
The CBI’s top policy win this month has been securing the Job Support Scheme (JSS), a successor to the Job Retention Scheme. It is built largely on a model proposed by the C