MP: more young people in Basildon and Billericay are getting the right work skills
John Baron MP has welcomed new figures showing 3,930 new apprenticeships have been started by people in the Basildon and Billericay constituency since 2010. This means more young people earning and learning, getting the skills they need to get on in life. This local growth in apprenticeships has been part of a wider increase, with 237,940 started in the East of England since May 2010, and over 2.6 million new apprenticeships across England.
“These figures are good news for both young people and the local economy. 3,930 new apprenticeships starting in the Basildon and Billericay constituency since 2010 means more young people getting the right work skills to get on in life. I congratulate them and also the businesses for taking them on.”