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Ministers questioned on nursing Apprenticeships

17 July 2018

The Education Committee hears from the Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, Apprenticeships and Skills Minister, and the Rt Hon Stephen Barclay MP, Health Minister, on the Government’s approach to promoting nursing apprenticeships.

Witnesses

Tuesday 17 July in Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster

At 9.30am

Panel One

  • Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, Minister for Apprenticeships and Skills, Department for Education

Panel Two

  • Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, Minister for Apprenticeships and Skills, Department for Education
  • Jane Belfour, Deputy Director for Routes into Apprenticeships and Work, Department for Education
  • Stephen Barclay MP, Minister for Health, Department of Health and Social Care
  • Professor Ian Cumming OBE, Chief Executive, Health Education England

Purpose of the session

The first part of the meeting will feature questions right across Anne Milton’s brief, with members likely to ask about funding for further education, support for apprentices and careers advice.

The second half of the meeting will focus on how nursing degree apprenticeships are currently working as well as reasons behind the low level of take up since the scheme was announced in 2016. 

Further information

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