Apprenticeships APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To provide a forum for parliamentarians and employers to discuss how to promote the role of high quality apprenticeships.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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Reticulating Splines
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17 Current APPG Officers
Andrew Jones Portrait
Andrew Jones
Vice Chair
Conservative - Harrogate and Knaresborough
Joined: 5th November 2019
Jonathan Gullis Portrait
Jonathan Gullis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 24th September 2020
Jim McMahon Portrait
Jim McMahon
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Oldham West and Royton
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Young of Norwood Green Portrait
Lord Young of Norwood Green
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 5th November 2019
Lord Haskel Portrait
Lord Haskel
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 15th June 2022
1 APPG Membership
Trade Justice
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Emma Hardy MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA.

Email: emma.hardy.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Natasha Brewis, Connect, Third Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank London SW1P 4QP . Tel: 020 7592 9592

Email: ApprenticeshipsAPPG@connectpa.co.uk

Secretariat:

Connect acts as the group's secretariat. https://connectpa.co.uk/

Group's Website:

https://connectpa.co.uk/apprenticeships/

Date
21 Jan 2022
Source
Connect
Description
Connect is paid by the following to act as the group’s secretariat: Amazon, BAE Systems, University of Salford, KPMG, Co-Op, Microsoft, London South Bank University, Open University, Federation of Awarding Bodies and WMG at the University of Warwick   From : 21/01/2022 To : 20/01/2023
Value
£49,501
Date
21 Jan 2021
Source
Connect
Description
Connect is paid by the following to act as the group’s secretariat: Amazon, BAE Systems, University of Salford, KPMG, Co-Op, Microsoft, London South Bank University, Open University, Federation of Awarding Bodies and WMG at the University of Warwick   From : 21/01/2021 To : 20/01/2022
Value
£49,501
Date
21 Jan 2020
Source
Connect
Description
Connect is paid by the following to act as the group’s secretariat: Battersea Power Station, KPMG, BAE Systems, Heathrow, Microsoft, Amazon, Open University, London South Bank University, Salford University and WMG at the University of Warwick   From : 21/01/2020 To : 20/01/2021
Value
£49,501
Date
11 Jul 2019
Source
Connect
Description
Connect is paid by the following to act as the group’s secretariat: Battersea Power Station, KPMG, BAE Systems, Heathrow Microsoft, Amazon, Open University, London South Bank University and WMG at the University of Warwick   From : 11/07/2019 To : 10/07/2020
Value
£49,501
Date
11 Jul 2018
Source
Connect
Description
Connect is paid by the following to act as the group's secretariat: Battersea, Semta, KPMG, BAE Systems, Heathrow, Microsoft, Centrica, London South Bank University   From : 11/07/2018 To : 10/07/2019
Value
£39,001
Date
11 Jul 2017
Source
Connect
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2017 To : 10/07/2018
Value
£39,001
Date
11 Jul 2017
Source
Connect
Description
Connect is paid by the following to act as the group's secretariat: Battersea, Semta (formerly EAL - Excellence Achievement & Learning Ltd), KPMG, BAE Systems, Heathrow, Microsoft, Centrica.   From : 11/07/2017 To : 10/07/2018
Value
£39,001
Date
30 Jun 2016
Source
Connect Communications
Description
Connect Communications is paid by EAL, AAT, Battersea Power Station, BAE Systems Heathrow, Creative Tech Consortium, OCR, Microsoft, Carillion and British Gas to act as the APPG's secretariat   From : 30/06/2016 To : 30/06/2017
Value
£43,501
Date
30 Jun 2015
Source
Connect Communications
Description
Connect Communications is paid by EAL, AAT, Battersea Power Station, BAE Systems Heathrow, and Network Rail to act as the APPG's secretariat   From : 30/06/2015 To : 30/06/2016
Value
£46,501
Date
30 Jun 2015
Source
Connect Communications
Description
Connect Communications is paid by EAL, AAT, Battersea Power Station, BAE Systems Heathrow, Network Rail, Creative Tech Consortium, OCR and Microsoft to act as the APPG's secretariat   From : 30/06/2015 To : 30/06/2016
Value
£64,501
Date
30 Jun 2015
Source
Connect Communications
Description
Connect Communications is paid by EAL, AAT, Battersea Power Station, BAE Systems Heathrow, Network Rail, Creative Tech Consortium, OCR, Microsoft, Carillion and British Gas to act as the APPG's secretariat   From : 30/06/2015 To : 30/06/2016
Value
£76,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Apprenticeships APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Fox Portrait
Lord Fox
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 4th May 2022
1 APPG Membership
Motor
Gillian Keegan Portrait
Gillian Keegan
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Chichester
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Vince Cable Portrait
Vince Cable
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Twickenham
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Imran Ahmad Khan Portrait
Imran Ahmad Khan
Officer
Independent - Former Member for Wakefield
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Imran Ahmad Khan Portrait
Imran Ahmad Khan
Officer
Independent - Former Member for Wakefield
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Stephen Lloyd Portrait
Stephen Lloyd
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Eastbourne
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Nusrat Ghani Portrait
Nusrat Ghani
Officer
Conservative - Wealden
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
Caroline Flint Portrait
Caroline Flint
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Don Valley
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Alan Mak Portrait
Alan Mak
Co-Chair
Conservative - Havant
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 14th March 2018
1 APPG Membership
South Western Railway
Alan Mak Portrait
Alan Mak
Co-Chair
Conservative - Havant
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
South Western Railway
Rebecca Harris Portrait
Rebecca Harris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Castle Point
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Walney Portrait
Lord Walney
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
3 APPG Memberships
Blood Cancer , District Councils , Get Refusal
John Howell Portrait
John Howell
Vice Chair
Conservative - Henley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
Seema Kennedy Portrait
Seema Kennedy
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for South Ribble
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Chris White Portrait
Chris White
Treasurer
Conservative - Former Member for Warwick and Leamington
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships