Mental Health in the Workplace

Mental Health in the Workplace Mental health has become one of the biggest challenges for employees and employers and wellbeing within the workplace is becoming a prominent factor. In January 2021, Champion Health found that 69% of a 2,099-employee sample experienced...

Successful Ofqual recognition: Top 10 Words of Wisdom

Read Fay Edwards, Head of Learning and Development, SW Councils interview for FE News, the news Channel for the future of education. The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (@IFATEched) recognised that there was concern that Ofqual’s criteria...
Virtual SW Challenge 2021

Virtual SW Challenge 2021

6 teams from councils and 2 teams from Fire and Rescue Services across the South West came together yesterday (14 July 2021) virtually to compete against each other for the virtual South West Challenge Cup. Having had to postpone the Challenge in 2020, South West...

LG Apprentice of the Year 2021

Huge congratulations to all the apprentices (over 100) that joined us for the joint partnership Local Government Apprentice of the Year 2021 delivered by South West Councils and the East of England LGA.  The National LGA sponsored the event and prizes were awarded to...