Becky O'Brien

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Relevance of learning to employment... labour market...

For a few years the AEB/AFB rules have stated in the evidence section that: Where the learner is unemployed, this must include a record of what you have agreed with them, including the relevance o...

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Becky O'Brien commented,

Caroline Hudson  That is very good to hear, and cor...

Caroline Hudson  That is very good to hear, and corresponds with what we see in the report. Thank you so much for sharing.

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Becky O'Brien commented,

They've not updated the reports yet:   I believe t...

They've not updated the reports yet:   I believe the answer to your query is here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/esfa-update-27-march-2024/esfa-update-further-education-27-march-2024 ...

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Becky O'Brien commented,

We have a bunch of those too, and I just assumed the...

We have a bunch of those too, and I just assumed they were ok given there was no money showing owing, and we had received the completion payment.  But given the examples from Steve H and I think in...

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Becky O'Brien commented,

Pauline Elliott I believe the answer to your query ...

Pauline Elliott I believe the answer to your query is here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/esfa-update-27-march-2024/esfa-update-further-education-27-march-2024 ...providers will conti...

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Becky O'Brien commented,

Ruth Canham-James Connor Goulding Steve Hewitt I've...

Ruth Canham-James Connor Goulding Steve Hewitt I've just received a reply from the Specialist support team at the App service helpdesk and they have said the opposite of what your helpdesk person d...

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Becky O'Brien commented,

Connor Goulding Not that late! I've still not had a...

Connor Goulding Not that late! I've still not had an answer from the ESFA, other than it being passed to their policy team so you're doing better than them! That is very helpful, thank you.

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Becky O'Brien commented,

Ruth Canham-James I've changed my mind about asking...

Ruth Canham-James I've changed my mind about asking them. I don't want to go around in circles about this Absolutely agree about the purpose of the SEM and what to do at audit. I don't think we've ...

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Becky O'Brien commented,

Ruth Canham-James Wow...  to be that muddled over w...

Ruth Canham-James Wow...  to be that muddled over what the rules clearly state! The SEM flag thing makes no sense. Reason Required To establish employer eligibility for apprenticeship funding We'...

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Becky O'Brien commented,

Ruth Canham-James The only solutions I can see are...

Ruth Canham-James The only solutions I can see are: - Just leave it and accept that it's not fair. - Scrap the co-investment for all 16-21, even current levy payers with insufficient funds. - Crea...