Date lodged: 12 January 2017
To ask the Scottish Government how much has been provided through apprenticeship funding for early years workforce (a) recruitment and (b) training in each year since 2011-12.
Answered by: Mark McDonald 26 January 2017
The following table provides information on Modern Apprenticeship spend drawn down by learning providers for early years related frameworks.
Please note that Skills Development Scotland make funding contributions towards training only. Recruitment costs are covered by employers.
For Foundation Apprenticeships, there was spend of £34,723 to one provider to deliver a 2015-17 pathfinder for the Children and Young People Foundation Apprenticeship Framework.